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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula pugetiensis Herdman, 1898 
AphiaID: 250912

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: 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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula pugetiensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula Forbes, 1848
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolgula pugetiensis Herdman, 1898
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira apoploa Huntsman, 1912 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira hecateia Huntsman, 1912 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesira pugetiensis (Herdman, 1898) (new combination)
Sources  original description Herdman, W. A. (1898). Descriptions of simple ascidians collected in Puget Sound, Pacific coast. Proc. and Trans. Liverpool Biol. Soc. 12: 248-267. [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Pacific [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOregon, Washington, Vancouver Coast and Shelf (origin: native - endemic[details]
Feedingtypes  larva: not feeding [details]
adult: suspension feeder [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetic nomenclature abbreviation Mopuge [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Molgula pugetiensis is a Pacific tailless ascidian within the Roscovita clade of molgulids
Molgula pugetiensis is...
Molgula pugetiensis is a Pacific tailless ascidian within the Roscovita clade of molgulids
Molgula pugetiensis is...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:250912
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z  created  Sanamyan, Karen
  
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  Citation: Sanamyan, K. (2015). Molgula pugetiensis. In: Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2015) Ascidiacea World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=250912 on 2016-09-28
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