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Ascidiacea name details

Amaroucium stellatum Verrill, 1871

159946  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159946)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A. E. (1871). Descriptions of some imperfectly known and new ascidians from New England. Amer. Jour. Sci, ser.3. 1: 54-58, 93-100, 211-212, 288-294, 443-446. [details]   
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Gulf of Mexico [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2018). Ascidiacea World Database. Amaroucium stellatum Verrill, 1871. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/ascidiacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159946 on 2018-05-21
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2005-05-30 12:28:25Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1871). Descriptions of some imperfectly known and new ascidians from New England. Amer. Jour. Sci, ser.3. 1: 54-58, 93-100, 211-212, 288-294, 443-446. [details]   

basis of record Gosner, K. L. (1978). A field guide to the Atlantic seashore. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. 329p. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Miner, R. W. 1950. Field book of seashore life. G.P. Putnam & Sons. New York. 888 p. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet plankton feeder [details]

Dimensions colonies speading 300 mm to 25 mm thick [details]

Distribution Bay of Fundy to Gulf of Mexico [details]

Predators sharks, skates and other bottom feeding fishes [details]

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

LanguageName 
English sea pork  [details]

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