WoRMS taxon details

Molgula griffithsii (MacLeay, 1825)

250885  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:250885)

accepted
Species
Caesira crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Caesira intumescens Van Name, 1912 (original combination)
Clavelina crystallina Moeller, 1842 (literature misspelling)
Cynthia crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Cystingia griffithsi MacLeay, 1825 (synonym; misspelling)
Molgula crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Molgula griffithsi (MacLeay, 1825) (literature misspelling)
Pera crystallina (Moeller, 1842) (literature misspelling)
Pera pellucida Stimpson, 1852 (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(ofCystingia griffithsii MacLeay, 1825) MacLeay, W. S. (1825). Anatomical observations on the natural group of the Tunicata, with the description of three species collected in Fox Channel. Trans. Linnean Soc. London. 14: 527-555. [details]   
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2018). Ascidiacea World Database. Molgula griffithsii (MacLeay, 1825). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=250885 on 2018-06-21
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2007-12-05 12:32:01Z
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original description  (ofCaesira intumescens Van Name, 1912) Van Name, W. G. (1912). Simple ascidians of the coasts of New England and neighboring British provinces. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History. 34: 439-619. [details]   

original description  (ofCystingia griffithsii MacLeay, 1825) MacLeay, W. S. (1825). Anatomical observations on the natural group of the Tunicata, with the description of three species collected in Fox Channel. Trans. Linnean Soc. London. 14: 527-555. [details]   

original description  (ofClavelina chrystallina Moeller, 1842) Moeller, H. P. C. (1842). Index molluscorum Groenlandiae. Naturh. Tidsskr. 4: 76-97. [details]   

original description  (ofPera pellucida Stimpson, 1852) Stimpson, W. (1852). Several new ascidians from the coast of the United States. Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 228-232. [details]   

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]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofMolgula pellucida (Stimpson, 1852)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofCystingia griffithsi MacLeay, 1825) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaesira crystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMolgula griffithsi (MacLeay, 1825)) Monniot, C. (2001). Ascidiacea & Sorberacea. In: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 352-355. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofMolgula griffithsi (MacLeay, 1825)) Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofClavelina crystallina Moeller, 1842) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCynthia chrystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCynthia crystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMolgula chrystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMolgula crystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofPera crystallina (Moeller, 1842)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Genetic nomenclature abbreviation Mogrif [details]

From other sources
Diet plankton feeder [details]

Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Habitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sea grapes  [details]