WoRMS taxon details

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

103926 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103926)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia rugosa Agassiz, 1850 (original 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 editorStyela barbaris Kott, 1952 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bermudensis Van Name, 1902 (original combination)
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 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 variabilis Hancock, 1868 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum pupa (Heller, 1878) (new combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia canopus Savigny, 1816) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. Paris. 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
Sanamyan, K.; Monniot, C. (2007). Styela canopus. In: Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2017). Ascidiacea World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103926 on 2017-11-23

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela pupa Heller, 1878) Heller, C. (1878). Beitrage zur nahern Kenntniss der Tunicaten. Sitzber. Acad. Wiss. Wien. 77(1): 2-28. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscidia rugosa Agassiz, 1850) Agassiz, L. (1850). On the embryology of Ascidia and the characteristis of new species from the shores of Massachusetts. Proc. Amer. Assoc. Adv. Sci. 2: 157-159. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia partita Stimpson, 1852) Stimpson, W. (1852). Several new ascidians from the coast of the United States. Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 228-232. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia stellifera Verrill, 1871) Verrill, A. E. (1871). Descriptions of some imperfectly known and new ascidians from New England. Amer. Jour. Sci, ser.3. 1: 54-58, 93-100, 211-212, 288-294, 443-446. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela marquesana Michaelsen, 1918) Michaelsen, W. (1918). Die Ptychobranchen und Diktyobranchen Ascidien des westlichen Indischen Oceans. Jahrb. Wiss. Anst. Hamburg. 35(2): 1-73. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia canopus Savigny, 1816) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. Paris. 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela barbaris Kott, 1952) Kott, P. (1952). The ascidians of Australia. 1. Stolidobranchiata Lahille and Phlebobranchiata Lahille. Aust. J. mar. Freshw. Res. 3: 205:335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela canopoides Heller, 1877) Heller, C. (1877). Untersuchungen uber die Tunicaten des Adriatischen und Mittelmeeres. Denkschen. Acad. Wiss. Wien. 37: 241-275. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela orbicularis Sluiter, 1904) Sluiter, C. P. (1904). Die Tunicaten der Siboga-Expedition. Part 1. Die socialen und holosomen Ascidien. Siboga-Exped. 56a: 1-126. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela rectangularis Kott, 1952) Kott, P. (1952). The ascidians of Australia. 1. Stolidobranchiata Lahille and Phlebobranchiata Lahille. Aust. J. mar. Freshw. Res. 3: 205:335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela stephensoni Michaelsen, 1934) Michaelsen, W. (1934). The ascidians of the Cape Province of South Africa. Trans. Roy. Soc. South Africa. 22: 129-163. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela variabilis Hancock, 1868) Hancock, A. (1868). On the anatomy and physiology of the Tunicata. J. Linn. Soc. Lond. 9 : 309-346. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bermudensis Van Name, 1902) Van Name, W. G. (1902). The ascidians of the Bermuda Islands. Trans. Connecticut Acad. Sci. 11: 325-412. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

additional source Kott, P. (1985). The Australian Ascidiacea part 1, Phlebobranchia and Stolidobranchia. Mem Qd Mus. 23: 1-440., available online at http://biostor.org/reference/109626 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rocha, R. M.; Bonnet, N. Y. K. (2009). Ascídias (Tunicata, Ascidiacea) introduzidas no Arquipélago de Alcatrazes, São Paulo. Iheringia, Sér. Zool. 99(1):27-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cole, L. and G. Lambert. 2009. Tunicata (Urochordata) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1209–1216 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rocha, R. M.; Bonnet, N. Y. K; Baptista, M. S.; Beltramin, F. S. (2012). Introduced and native Phlebobranch and Stolidobranch solitary ascidians (Tunicata: Ascidiacea) around Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Zoologia. 29(1):39-53.
page(s): 50 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Brine, O.; Hunt, L.; Costello, M. J. (2013). Marine biofouling on recreational boats on swing moorings and berths. Management of Biological Invasions. 4(4): 327-341., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/mbi.2013.4.4.07 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum canopus (Savigny, 1816)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum orbiculare (Sluiter, 1904)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum partitum (Stimpson, 1852)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum pupa (Heller, 1878)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partito (Stimpson, 1852)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bicolor (Sluiter, 1887)) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela bicolor (Sluiter, 1887)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) 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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Miner, R. W. 1950. Field book of seashore life. G.P. Putnam & Sons. New York. 888 p. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Gosner, K. L. (1978). A field guide to the Atlantic seashore. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. 329p. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela marquesana Michaelsen, 1918) Monniot, C.; Monniot, F. (1976). Ascidies de la Côte du Mozambique. [Ascidians from the Mozambique coast.]. Rev. Zool. Afr. 90(2): 357-392. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocynthia partita (Stimpson, 1852)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyela pupa Heller, 1878) Millar, R. H. (1955). On a collection of ascidians from South Africa. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 125(1): 169-221. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia canopoides (Heller, 1877)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Kott P. & Goodbody I. (1982). The ascidians of Hong Kong. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first international marine biological workshop: The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 1: pp 503-554.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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 part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : 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 Belizean part of the Caribbean Sea : 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 Senegalese part of the North Atlantic Ocean : 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 Lebanese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin : 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 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 United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : 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 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 Jamaican part of the Caribbean Sea : 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 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 Guernsey part of the English Channel (Marine Region) : 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 Leonian part of the North Atlantic Ocean : 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 United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : 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]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [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 editorDoropygopsis novemsetiferus (Schellenberg, 1922) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus curvatus Gray, 1938 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex Thorell, 1859 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoropygus pulex pinguis Ooishi, 1962 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenicoxiphium redactum Illg & Humes, 1971 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus canui Sars G.O., 1917 [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)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrough sea squirt [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorフタスジボヤ  [details]