The Resemblance of Bryozoan Gizzard Teeth to “Annelid-like” Setae

Authors


DMarine Research Laboratory R.D. Leigh, North Auckland New Zealand

Abstract

Abstract The gizzard teeth of a bryozoan (Bowerbankia imbricata) are found to be the structural homologues of certain epidermal derivatives, popularly known as “annelid-like” setae.

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