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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus exasperatus Heller, 1878 
AphiaID: 103838

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 editorPyuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus Heller, 1877
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia cavernosa Lesueur, 1823 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia variabilis Lesueur, 1823 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus biconvolutus Sluiter, 1898 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus claudicans exasperatus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus distans Heller, 1878 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus haemisphaerium Sluiter, 1904 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus miniatus Verrill, 1900 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus variegatus Heller, 1878 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyura cavernosa (Lesueur, 1823) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyura variabilis (Lesueur, 1823) (new combination)
Sources  original description Heller, C. (1878) Beitrage zur nahern Kenntniss der Tunicaten Sitzber. Acad. Wiss. Wien, 77(1): 2-28. [details]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocosmus exasperatus var. aulacoferum Hérubel, 1924
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of South America [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypygus gibber (Thorell, 1859) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypygus macer Illg, 1958 (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 (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 vector dispersal in Tunisia (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103838
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Monniot, Claude
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  checked  Sanamyan, Karen
2011-07-18 18:26:05Z  changed  Moreira da Rocha, Rosana
  
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  Citation: Moreira da Rocha, R.; Sanamyan, K. (2014). Microcosmus exasperatus Heller, 1878. 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=103838 on 2014-09-01
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