Canda filifera (Lamarck, 1816)

Canda filifera is described from the Red Sea. Records from the wider Indo-Pacific region and Australia need confirmation. The SEM images are from the Gulf of Aden, kindly provided by Ann-Margret Amui.

[Canda filifera] [Canda filifera]

A colour photograph by Karen Gowlett-Holmes is available.

Original description: Cellaria filifera Lamarck, 1816
Locality: Egypt (Red Sea?)
Type specimen:


Home Page Systematic Family List Alphabetic Family List Genus Page

Edited by Phil Bock
Modified on 16th January 2007
This URL is http://bryozoa.net/cheilostomata/candidae/candfil.html