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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplidium glabrum (Verrill, 1871) 
AphiaID: 103647

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunicata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiacea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplousobranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyclinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplidium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplidium Savigny, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaroecium glabrum Verrill, 1871 (incorrect original spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaroucium glabrum Verrill, 1871 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaroucium vinogradovae Beniaminson, 1974 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoroecium glabrum Verrill, 1871 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmouroecium glabrum Verrill, 1871 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmouroucium glabrum Verrill, 1871 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplidium flavum Huitfeld-Kaas, 1896 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCircinalium pachydermatinum Jacobson, 1892 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynoicum pachydermatinum (Jacobson, 1892) (new combination)
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1871) Descriptions of some imperfectly known and new ascidians from New England Amer. Jour. Sci, ser.3, 1: 54-58, 93-100, 211-212, 288-294, 443-446. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglanzende bolzakpijp  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMinas Basin [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoroixys uncinata Kerschner, 1879 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosaccus elongatus Ooishi & Illg, 1977 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomella distincta Ooishi & Illg, 1977 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomella dubia Ooishi & Illg, 1977 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomides luteolus Ooishi & Illg, 1977 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomides amarouci (Blake, 1929) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomides luteolus Ooishi & Illg, 1977 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomides amarouci (Blake, 1929) [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostoma amarouci (Blake, 1929) [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Chordata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Apglab [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlien species Originally, the ascidian Aplidium glabrum only occurred in cold to Arctic regions. It is a colony forming ascidian with a spongy appearance. The colonies are shaped as crusty lumps, are somewhat transparent and can be grey, yellow or even orange. On the Belgian coast, since 2000, the species is found in the marina of Zeebrugge, where it grows on ropes, quays, pontoons and other hard substrates.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet plankton feeder [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions colonies up to 25 mm thick [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution deep water off Rhode Island and Cape Cod; lower intertidal zone in Bay of Fundy and northward [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution An Arctic-Boreal species [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Order: Enterogona, Suborder: Aplousobranchia, according to Trott (2004). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Aplidium glabrum
Aplidium glabrum

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103647
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Monniot, Claude
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  checked  Sanamyan, Karen
  
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  Citation: Sanamyan, K. (2014). Aplidium glabrum (Verrill, 1871). In: Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2014) Ascidiacea World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103647 on 2014-10-30
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