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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa mytiligera (Savigny, 1816) 
AphiaID: 215948

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 editorStyelidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa Heller, 1877
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia mytiligera Savigny, 1816 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandocia seychellensis Michaelsen, 1912 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycarpa seychellensis (Michaelsen, 1912) (new combination)
Sources  basis of record Monniot, F. & C. Monniot (1997). Ascidians collected in Tanzania. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
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) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Suez
Stations: Tanzania, west side of Pemba Island, 27 m, outer reef 5°14.01'S- 39°35.61'E, (CRRF coll.), MNHN S1 Pol. B 369. Mozambique, Ibo Island, outer reef (Monniot coll.), MNHN S1 Pol. B 370 (Monniot & Monniot, 1997).


Fishelson (1971) placed this genus under Botryllidae [details]

LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215948
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-08-12 11:46:09Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2003-07-24 07:49:50Z  changed  Vicky
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  checked  Sanamyan, Karen
  
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  Citation: Sanamyan, K. (2014). Polycarpa mytiligera (Savigny, 1816). 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=215948 on 2014-09-22
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