Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Bryozoa
Class
Gymnolaemata
Order
Cheilostomatida
Suborder
Malacostegina
Family
Membraniporidae
Genus
Membranipora
Species
tenuis
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
7 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Massachusetts–Florida, Brazil, Gulf of Mexico, East Pacific Ocean
Habitat-Biology
  • epibenthic encrusting