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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia nigra Savigny, 1816 
AphiaID: 103725

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 editorPhallusia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia Savigny, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia atra Lesueur, 1823 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia nigra (Savigny, 1816) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia somalensis Sluiter, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia somaliensis Sluiter, 1905
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia atra (Lesueur, 1823) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusia violacea Gould, 1852 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallusiopsis nigra (Savigny, 1816) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThallusia nigra (Savigny, 1816) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTunica nigra (Savigny, 1816) (new combination)
Sources  original description Savigny, J.C. (1816) Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. Paris., 2, 1-239. [details]

[show all]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanamanian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Aegean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAegean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazil (introduced: alien[details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Mexico (introduced: alien[details]
Israel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsrael (introduced: alien[details]
Jamaica
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorJamaica (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGrecian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonnierilla projecta Stock, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus apicatus Stock, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLonchidiopsis tripes Stock, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys ciliata Schellenberg, 1922 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys steinitzi Stock, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProphioseides brevis Stock, 1967 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonnierilla yangpoensis Kim I.H. & Moon, 2011 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (46 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Greek part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Israel (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israel (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Phallusia nigra probably entered the Mediterranean from the Red Sea, through fouling on ships traversing the Suez Canal.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Phallusia nigra probably entered the Mediterranean from the Red Sea, through fouling on ships traversing the Suez Canal.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103725
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). Phallusia nigra. 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=103725 on 2014-08-20
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