WoRMS taxon details

Thalia democratica (Forskål, 1775)

137279  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137279)

accepted
Species
Biphora mucronata (Forskål, 1775) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Dubreuillia cirrhosa Lesson, 1832 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Salpa caboti Desor, 1848 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Salpa mucronata Forskål, 1775 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Salpa spinosa Otto, 1823 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine
Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

(ofBiphora democratica (Forskål, 1775)) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution Cape Cod southward (rare north of Cape Cod)  
Distribution Cape Cod southward (rare north of Cape Cod) [details]

Distribution semi-cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters  
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters [details]
Madin, L. (2018). World List of Thaliacea. Thalia democratica (Forskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137279 on 2018-06-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-04 16:37:03Z
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original description Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofDubreuillia cirrhosa Lesson, 1832) Lesson, R.P. 1832. Zoologie. pp. 256-279, 433-440. In: Voyage autour du Monde sur la Corvette La Coquille pendant 1822-1825. Volume 2 (1). Paris: Pourret Frères. [details]   

original description  (ofSalpa mucronata Forskål, 1775) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofBiphora mucronata (Forskål, 1775)) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofSalpa spinosa Otto, 1823) Otto, A. W. (1823). Beschreibung einiger neueu Mollusken und Zoophyten. Nova Acta Physico-Medica Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Naturae Curiosum. 11 (2): 273-314. pl. 38-42., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/113890#page/465/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofBiphora democratica (Forskål, 1775)) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofSalpa caboti Desor, 1848) Desor, P.J.E. 1848. Salpa caboti sp.n. exhibited and described. Proceedings Boston Society of Natural History 3: 75-76. [details]   

original description  (ofThalia mucronata (Forskål, 1775)) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofThalia democratica f. typica Sewell, 1953) Sewell, R.B.S. 1953. The pelagic Tunicata. Scientific Reports John Murray Expedition 1933-34. Volume 10 (1): 1-90. [details]   

original description  (ofThalia lingulata Blumenbach, 1798) Blumenbach, J.F. 1798. Abbildungen naturhistorischer Gegenstände 30. Göttingen, Germany. [details]   

original description  (ofSalpa (Thalia) democratica Forskål, 1775) Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1978). A field guide to the Atlantic seashore. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. 329p. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

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

additional source van der Land, J.; van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). Thaliacea, 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. 355-356 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Khalil, M.T. & N.S.A. El Rahman. (1997). Abundance and diversity of surface zooplankton in the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, Egypt. Journal of Plankton Research 19(7), 927-936., available online at http://plankt.oxfordjournals.org/content/19/7/927.short [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kott, P.; Bradford-Grieve, J.; Esnal, G.; Murdoch, R.C. (2009). Phylum Tunicata: sea squirts, salps, appendicularians, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 409-430. [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]   

new combination reference  (ofBiphora democratica (Forskål, 1775)) Bruguière, J. G. (1789). Histoire Naturelle des Vers. In: Encyclopedie Methodique. Paris and Liège: Panckoucke. Vol. 1. pp. 23-24, 26, 141-157, 178-188. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofThalia mucronata (Forskål, 1775)) Lahille, M. F. (1890). Recherches sur les Tuniciers des cotes de France. Toulouse. 330p. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofBiphora mucronata (Forskål, 1775)) Bruguière, J. G. (1789). Histoire Naturelle des Vers. In: Encyclopedie Methodique. Paris and Liège: Panckoucke. Vol. 1. pp. 23-24, 26, 141-157, 178-188. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSalpa spinosa Otto, 1823) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1973). The genus Thalia Blumenbach, 1798 (Tunicata, Thaliacea), with descriptions of two new species. Beaufortia. 20: 271-193. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofSalpa caboti Desor, 1848) Kott, P. (1998). Tunicata. Zoological Catalogue of Australia. 34: pp.51-252, 259-261 (App. 1-3), 265-292 (Index). [details]   

new combination reference  (ofSalpa (Thalia) democratica Forskål, 1775) Metcalf, M.M. 1918a. The Salpidae collected by the United States Fisheries Steamer 'Albatross', in Philippine waters during the years 1908 and 1909. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 100 (2): 1-5. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofSalpa democratica-mucronata Forskål, 1775) Traustedt, M.P.A. 1885. Bidrag til kundskab om salperne. Videnskabelige Selskab Skrifter (naturvidenskabelige-mathematiske Afdelig) 2 (8): 334-400. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofThalia democratica f. typica Sewell, 1953) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1973). The genus Thalia Blumenbach, 1798 (Tunicata, Thaliacea), with descriptions of two new species. Beaufortia. 20: 271-193. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

From other sources
Diet plankton feeder [details]

Dimensions 25 mm in size [details]

Distribution Cape Cod southward (rare north of Cape Cod) [details]

Distribution semi-cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters [details]

Habitat Epipelagic [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
 

LanguageName 
English salp  [details]
Japanese ホンヒメサルパ  [details]