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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllus elegans (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) 
AphiaID: 250091

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 editorBotryllus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllus elegans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllus Gaertner, 1774
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotryllus anomalus Millar, 1962 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorizocarpa elegans (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistomus elegans Quoy & Gaimard, 1834 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynstyela monocarpa Sluiter, 1898 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Monniot, C., F. Monniot, C.L. Griffiths, M. Schleyer (2001) South African Ascidians Annals of the South African Museum, 108(1): 1-141 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Boeleg [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:250091
Taxonomic
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2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  created  Sanamyan, Karen
  
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  Citation: Sanamyan, K. (2014). Botryllus elegans (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834). 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=250091 on 2014-12-18
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