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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula griffithsii (MacLeay, 1825) 
AphiaID: 250885

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 editorMolgula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula Forbes, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira intumescens Van Name, 1912 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavelina chrystallina Moeller, 1842 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavelina crystallina Moeller, 1842 (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia chrystallina (Moeller, 1842) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynthia crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystingia griffithsi (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystingia griffithsii MacLeay, 1825 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula chrystallina (Moeller, 1842) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula griffithsi (MacLeay, 1825) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula pellucida (Stimpson, 1852) (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPera crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPera pellucida Stimpson, 1852 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record 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] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea grapes  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Passage [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 editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet plankton feeder [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:250885
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  created  Sanamyan, Karen
2010-06-25 20:58:01Z  changed  Gittenberger, Arjan
  
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  Citation: Gittenberger, A.; Sanamyan, K. (2014). Molgula griffithsii (MacLeay, 1825). 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=250885 on 2014-10-01
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