WoRMS taxon details

Didemnum candidum Savigny, 1816

146902  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146902)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. Paris. 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary  
Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2018). Ascidiacea World Database. Didemnum candidum Savigny, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146902 on 2018-03-23
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original description Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. Paris. 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofDidemnum fusiferum Van Name, 1921) Van Name, W. G. (1921). Ascidians of the West Indian region and southeastern United States. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 44: 283-494., available online at http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/1003 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofDidemnum novaeseelandiae Hartmeyer, 1909) Hartmeyer, R. (1909-1911). Ascidien (continuation of work by Seeliger). In: Bronn, H.G., Klassen und Ordnungen des Tier-reichs. Leipzig, 3, suppl. psts. 81-98,: 1281-1773. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofLeptoclinides africanus Michaelsen, 1914) Michaelsen, W. (1914). Diagnosen einiger neuen westafrikenischen Ascidien. Jahrb. Wiss. Anst., Hamburg. 31(2): 75-79. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofLeptoclinum cretaceum Sluiter, 1898) Sluiter, C. P. (1898). Beitrage zur kenntnis der fauna von Sud-Afrika. Ergebnisse einer Reise von Prof. Max Weber im Jahre 1894. II. Tunicaten von Süd-Afrika. Zool. Jahrb., Syst. 11: 1-64. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofLeptoclinum niveum Nott, 1892) Nott, J. (1892). On the compositae ascidians of the North Shore Reef. Trans. N.Z.Inst. 24: 303-395. [details]   

original description  (ofLeptoclinum annectens Herdman, 1886) Herdman, W. A. (1886). Report on the Tunicata collected during the years 1873-1876. Part 2, Ascidiae compositae. Zool. Chall. Exp. 14(38): 1-425. [details]   

basis of record Fishelson, L., 1971. Ecology and distribution of the benthic fauna in the shallow waters of the Red Sea. Marine Biology, 10/2: 113-133. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Van Name, W. G. (1945). The North and South American ascidians. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 84: 1-476., available online at http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/1186 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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]   

basis of record  (ofDidemnum annectens (Herdman, 1886)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofLeptoclinum africanus (Michaelsen, 1914)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofDidemnum novaeseelandiae Hartmeyer, 1909) 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] 

basis of record  (ofLeptoclinum candidum (Savigny, 1816)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Molnar, J. L.; Gamboa, R. L.; Revenga, C.; Spalding, M. D. (2008). Assessing the global threat of invasive species to marine biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(9): 485-492., available online at https://www.conservationgateway.org/ConservationPractices/Marine/Pages/marineinvasives.aspx [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From editor or global species database
Genetic nomenclature abbreviation Dicand [details]

From other sources
Diet plankton feeder [details]

Dimensions colonies extend 75-100 mm to 5 mm thick [details]

Distribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Habitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

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

English white crust  [details]