retepore

[ ree-tuh-pawr, -pohr ]
/ ˈri təˌpɔr, -ˌpoʊr /

noun

any bryozoan of the family Reteporidae which forms colonies that have a networklike structure.

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Origin of retepore

< New Latin Retepora name of genus; see rete, pore2
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