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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBostrichobranchus pilularis (Verrill, 1871) 
AphiaID: 157861

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 editorMolgulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBostrichobranchus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBostrichobranchus Traustedt, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBostrichobranchus manhattensis Traustedt, 1883 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBostrichobranchus molguloides Metcalf, 1900 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugyra pilularis (Verrill, 1871) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugyriopsis manhattensis (Traustedt, 1883) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerdmania bostrichobranchus Metcalf, 1900 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula pilularis Verrill, 1871 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Gosner, K.L. 1971. Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea grapes  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHardwood Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorL'Etang [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 editorWest North Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction hermaphroditic. Direct development
without a tailed larval stage. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet plankton feeder [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions 8 mm to 25 mm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution whole Atlantic coast [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157861
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 14:41:52Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  checked  Sanamyan, Karen
  
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  Citation: Sanamyan, K. (2014). Bostrichobranchus pilularis (Verrill, 1871). 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=157861 on 2014-08-23
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