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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula complanata Alder & Hancock, 1870 
AphiaID: 103776

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 canadensis Huntsman, 1912 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira papillosa (Verrill, 1871) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira producta (Stimpson, 1852) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira tenax (Traustedt, 1883) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenicella lanceplaini Lacaze-Duthiers, 1877 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenicella morgatae Lacaze-Duthiers, 1877 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephria eugyranda Giard, 1881 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya canadensis (Huntsman, 1912) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya complanata (Alder & Hancock, 1870) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya descipiens Giard, 1872 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya dicipiens Giard, 1872 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya eugyranda Giard, 1881 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithonephrya tenax (Traustedt, 1883) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula papillosa Verrill, 1871 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula producta Stimpson, 1852 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula tenax Traustedt, 1883 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgulina papillosa (Verrill, 1871) (new combination)
Sources  original description Hancock, A. (1870) On the larval state of Molgula; with descriptions of several new species of simple ascidians Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 6: 353-368 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea grapes  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskäggstubbsknopp  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula complanata azorensis Monniot C., 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula azorensis Monniot, 1971
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]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPendleton Island [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBretagne [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [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]
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 editorBotryllophilus macropus Canu, 1892 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex Thorell, 1859 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllophilus macropus Canu, 1892 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (22 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 (2 nucleotides; 0 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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet plankton feeder [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 editorHabitat bathyal, 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: Pleurogona Suborder: Stolidobranchiata, according to Trott (2004). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103776
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 complanata Alder & Hancock, 1870. 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=103776 on 2014-09-21
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