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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa fusiformis Cuvier, 1804 
AphiaID: 137272

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 editorThaliacea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa fusiformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa Forskål, 1775
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiphora depressa Sars, 1829 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiphora tricuspidata Sars, 1829 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa clostra Milne-Edwards, 1828 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa coerulea Quoy & Gaimard, 1834 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa emarginata Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa moniliformis Macculloch, 1819 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa pyramidalis Lesson, 1832 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa runcinata Chamisso, 1819 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa tricuspidata Sars, 1829 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Cuvier, G. 1804. Mémoire sur les Thalides (Thalia Browne) et sur les Biphores (Salpa Forskål). Annales du Muséum National d'Historie Naturelle Paris 4: 360-382. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorden enlige salpe  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon salp  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarsiansalp  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa fusiformis f. aspera Von Chamisso, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa aspera Chamisso, 1819
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa fusiformis var. echinata Herdman, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa aspera Chamisso, 1819
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Andrews [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 [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (158 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 (1 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 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 editorDimensions 75 mm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution entire Atlantic coast, rare north of Cape Cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Epipelagic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat found drifting in water column [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137272
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-04 16:37:03Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2011-03-02 07:17:54Z  checked  Madin, Larry
  
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  Citation: Madin, L. (2014). Salpa fusiformis Cuvier, 1804. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137272 on 2014-11-29
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