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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella aspersa (Müller, 1776) 
AphiaID: 103718

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 editorPhlebobranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella aspersa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella Roule, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia aculeata Alder, 1863 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia affinis Hancock, 1870 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia albida Alder & Hancock, 1848 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia aspersa Mueller, 1776 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia cristata Risso, 1826 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia elliptica Alder & Hancock, 1848 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia expansa Kiaer, 1893 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia minuta Kiaer, 1893 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia normanni Alder & Hancock, 1870 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia opalina MacGillivray, 1843 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia patula Mueller, 1776 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia pedunculata Hoffman, 1829 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia pellucida Alder & Hancock, 1848 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia pustulosa Alder, 1863 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia scabra Mueller, 1776 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia sordida Alder & Hancock, 1848 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia triangularis Herdman, 1881 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia truncata Herdman, 1881 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella cristata (Risso, 1826) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidiella pellucida (Alder & Hancock, 1848) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia aspersa (Mueller, 1776) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia cristata (Risso, 1826) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia patula (Mueller, 1776) (new combination)
Sources  original description Müller, O.F. (1776). Zoologica Danicae Prodromus seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characters, nomine, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Havniae. XXXII, 274 pp. (look up in IMIS), available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13268 [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvuilwitte zakpijpUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorruwe zakpijp  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordirty sea-squirt  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorascidie sale  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpritz-SeescheideUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpritz-Ascidie  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvortesekkdyr  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvortesekkdyr  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvårtsjöpung  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Alboran Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlboran Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Argentina
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorArgentina (introduced: alien[details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Bay of Bengal
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBay of Bengal (introduced: alien[details]
English Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom part of the English Channel (introduced: alien[details]
Great Australian Bight
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreat Australian Bight (introduced: alien[details]
India
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndia (introduced: alien[details]
Ireland
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIreland (introduced: alien[details]
Laccadive Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLaccadive Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Western Basin (introduced: alien[details]
New Zealand
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNew Zealand (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic (introduced: alien[details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorConnecticut (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpuikom [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJoes Point [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [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 East Atlantic [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 editorNorth Sea [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaldanha Bay (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidicola rosea Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygella psyllus (Thorell, 1859) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodelphys trigona Buchholz, 1869 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys allmani Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys caerulea Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys prasina Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys rufescens Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotopterophorus elongatus Costa O.G., 1838 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus canui Sars G.O., 1917 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonophysema gullmarensis Bresciani & Lützen, 1960 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (112 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Aeaspe [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Argentina (Nation) : It is now established in several harbors from Chubut to Puerto Deseado (U.S. Museum of Natural History 2006; Tatián et al. 2010). [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions 50-100 mm in size [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 editorIdentification Often confused with A. scabra, because it can attaches itself to the hard substrate by his flanks - a characteristic of the latter. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103718
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). Ascidiella aspersa. 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=103718 on 2014-11-24
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