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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela canopus (Savigny, 1816) 
AphiaID: 103926

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 editorStyela (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela canopus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela Fleming, 1822
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia rugosa Agassiz, 1850 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia canopoides (Heller, 1877) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia canopus Savigny, 1816 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia partita Stimpson, 1852 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia stellifera Verrill, 1871 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocynthia partita (Stimpson, 1852) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela barbaris Kott, 1952 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bermudensis Van Name, 1902 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bicolor (Sluiter, 1887) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela canopoides Heller, 1877 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela marquesana Michaelsen, 1918 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela orbicularis Sluiter, 1904 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partito (Stimpson, 1852) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela pupa Heller, 1878 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela rectangularis Kott, 1952 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela stephensoni Michaelsen, 1934 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela variabilis Hancock, 1868 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum canopus (Savigny, 1816) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum orbiculare (Sluiter, 1904) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum partitum (Stimpson, 1852) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum pupa (Heller, 1878) (new 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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrough sea squirt [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela canopus magalhaensis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela magalhaensis Michaelsen, 1898
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern South Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of South America [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Belize
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelize (introduced: alien[details]
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazil (introduced: alien[details]
Canada
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCanada (introduced: alien[details]
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde (introduced: alien[details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Cuba
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCuba (introduced: alien[details]
Egypt
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEgypt (introduced: alien[details]
English Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom part of the English Channel (introduced: alien[details]
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFrance (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of California
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of California (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Mexico (introduced: alien[details]
Jamaica
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorJamaica (introduced: alien[details]
Lebanon
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLebanon (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMexico (introduced: alien[details]
Panama
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanama (introduced: alien[details]
Samoa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSamoa (introduced: alien[details]
Senegal
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSenegal (introduced: alien[details]
Sierra Leone
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSierra Leone (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreens Point [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of England [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Indo-Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidicola rosea Thorell, 1859 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllophilus norvegicus Schellenberg, 1921 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex Thorell, 1859 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus canui Sars G.O., 1917 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus curvatus Gray, 1938 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenicoxiphium redactum Illg & Humes, 1971 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypygus macer Illg, 1958 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchinotodelphys gurneyi Illg, 1955 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex pinguis Ooishi, 1962 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygopsis novemsetiferus (Schellenberg, 1922) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (23 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Stcano [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in United States (Nation) : By the late 19th century, it was abundant and widespread on both sides of the Atlantic, and was generally regarded as a native species. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Senegal (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Belize (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Panama (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Caribbean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In United Kingdom (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cuba (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Egypt (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Lebanon (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In France (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Samoa (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of California (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Sierra Leone (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of Mexico (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In United States (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Jamaica (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103926
Taxonomic
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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). Styela canopus (Savigny, 1816). 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=103926 on 2014-11-28
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