Definition of Ectoprocts
1. ectoproct [n] - See also: ectoproct
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ectoprocts
Literary usage of Ectoprocts
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"Photographs of ground sections of ectoprocts. (A) Transverse section of species C. Most of the thick frontal wall is aragonite. (B) Deep tangential section ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1901)
"It is extremely difficult to compare larval brachio- pods with larval ectoprocts, owing to the great variety of forms presented by the latter, ..."
3. A Manual of the Common Invertebrate Animals: Exclusive of Insects by Henry Sherring Pratt (1916)
"All ectoprocts develop also asexually by budding, and thus produce the branching and incrusting colonies which characterize the group. ..."