WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDidemnum vexillum Kott, 2002

250126  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:250126)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Kott, P. (2002). A complex didemnid ascidian from Whangamata, New Zealand. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 82: 625-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Gittenberger, A.; Sanamyan, K. (2009). Didemnum vexillum. In: Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2017). Ascidiacea World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=250126 on 2017-12-16

Date
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2007-12-05 12:32:01Z
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2009-11-28 20:36:05Z
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original description Kott, P. (2002). A complex didemnid ascidian from Whangamata, New Zealand. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 82: 625-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDidemnum vestitum Kott, 2004) Kott, P. (2004). A new species of Didemnum (Ascidiacea, Tunicata) from the Atlantic coast of North America. Zootaxa. 732: 1-10. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDidemnum vestum Kott, 2004) Kott. 2004. Zootaxa 732 : 1-10 [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 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 Zenetos, A., Gofas, S., Morri, C., Rosso, A, Violanti, D., Garcia Raso, J. E., Cinar, M. E., Almogi-Labin, A., Ates, A. S., Azzurro, E., Ballesteros, E., Bianchi, C. N., Bilecenoglu, M., Gambi, M. C., Giangrande, A., Gravili, C., Hyams-Kaphzan, O., Karachle, P. K., Katsanevakis, S., Lipej, L., Mastrototaro, F., Mineur, F., Pancucci-Papadopoulou, M. A., Ramos Espla, A., Salas, C., San Martin, G., Sfriso, A., Streftaris, N., and Verlaque, M. (2012). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2012. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part 2. Introduction trends and pathways. Mediterranean Marine Science. 13(2): 328-352. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Marchini, A.; Ferrario, J.; Sfriso, A.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A. (2015). Current status and trends of biological invasions in the Lagoon of Venice, a hotspot of marine NIS introductions in the Mediterranean Sea. Biological Invasions. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-015-0922-3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDidemnum vestum Kott, 2004) Bouchet, P.; Fontaine, B. (2009). List of new marine species described between 2002-2006. Census of Marine Life. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Divexi [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in United Kingdom (Nation) : Locally common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Canadian part of the Bay of Fundy (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in New Zealand (Nation) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United Kingdom part of the Celtic Sea (Marine Region) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United Kingdom part of the English Channel (Marine Region) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in New Zealand (Nation) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Dutch part of the North Sea : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United Kingdom (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Adverse habitat modification [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in New Zealand (Nation) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In New Zealand (Nation) : Didemnum vexillum is considered a major threat to New Zealand's mussel industry because of its demonstrated invasiveness on artificial structures, and its ability to over-grow and smother mussels (Coutts and Forrest 2007). [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In New Zealand (Nation) : D. vexillum is considered a serious and persistent fouling pest to their commercial shipping industry and ports (Coutts and Forrest 2007).  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : This paper does not represent a new record but establishes the invasiveness of the species at this location.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in New Zealand (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in New Zealand part of the South Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Fisheries: accidental with fishery products, packing or substrate [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Dutch part of the North Sea : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom (Nation) : Recreational equipment: accidental with recreational equipment [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom part of the Celtic Sea (Marine Region) : Debris: transport of species on human generated debris [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States (Nation) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Dutch part of the North Sea : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Dutch part of the North Sea : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in New Zealand (Nation) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : The specific vector of the D. vexillum introduction is uncertain although international shipping, local boat traffic, and/or shellfish imports are among the most likely sources. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States (Nation) : Recreational equipment: accidental with recreational equipment [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordruipzakpijp  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcompound sea squirt  [details]