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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa comata (Alder, 1863) 
AphiaID: 103899

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 editorStyelidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa comata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa Heller, 1877
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia comata Alder, 1863 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandocia comata (Alder, 1863) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandocia libera (Kiaer, 1893) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa curta Herdman, 1884 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa formosa Herdman, 1884 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa libera Kiaer, 1893 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela comata (Alder, 1863) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela fibrillata Alder & Hancock, 1907 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Monniot, C. (2001). Ascidiacea & Sorberacea, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 352-355 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 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 ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Pocoma [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103899
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). Polycarpa comata. 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=103899 on 2014-11-23
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