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Index of flora
Index of fauna
Kingdom Animale | Phylum Ectoprocta (=Bryozoa)
Photo by Kang Nee
Moss Animals

Moss animals are colonial in habit, small and easily missed.
They are often confused with hydroids.

Photo by Tan Bee Hong
Each animal lives in a small cup-like structure (zooid) with a "cap" and has a ring of tentacles through which it generates water currents to bring in small food particles. They are typical encrusting and fouling organisms. (Colonies 1-5cm across).
Shore environment
From A Guide to Seashore Life by Dr Leo W H Tan and Peter K L Ng
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP

@Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre