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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula citrina Alder & Hancock, 1848 
AphiaID: 103775

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 editorStolidobranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula Forbes, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira arctica (Kiaer, 1896) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira birulai (Redikorzev, 1907) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira citrina (Alder & Hancock, 1848) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira littoralis (Verrill, 1871) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira nana (Kupffer, 1873) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocystis comosa Giard, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula arctica Kiaer, 1896 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula birulai Redikorzev, 1907 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula echinosiphonica Lacaze-Duthiers, 1877 (molecular data )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula litoralis Verrill, 1871 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula littoralis Verrill, 1871 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula nana Kupffer, 1873 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula nuda Wagner, 1885 (original combination)
Sources  original description Alder, J., A. Hancock (1848) Additions to the mollusca of Northumberland and Durham. Trans. Tyneside Field Club, 1: 195-207. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcitronsøpung  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea grapes  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsitronsekkdyr  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsitronsekkdyr  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcitronsjöpung  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlaskan part of the North Pacific Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
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 editorDeer Island [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygopsis arctica Marchenkov, 1998 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotodelphys canui Roland, 1963 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (42 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 (6 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 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 editorReproduction hermaphroditic. Embryos and tailed larvae in various stages
in the peribranchial cavity anterior to the
gonad on each side. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States (Alaska) part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States (Alaska) part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : More likely to be dispersed via sea chests rather than ballast water [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States (Alaska) part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [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 8 mm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Rhode Island [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103775
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). Molgula citrina Alder & Hancock, 1848. 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=103775 on 2014-10-02
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