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Botryllus planus (Van Name, 1902)

215992  (

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958).  
Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2018). Ascidiacea World Database. Botryllus planus (Van Name, 1902). Accessed at: on 2018-03-19
2000-09-11 06:47:01Z
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
Garcia, Maria
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z
2009-05-02 13:35:44Z
2009-07-20 21:22:57Z

original description  (ofBotryllus namei Hartmeyer & Michaelsen, 1928) Hartmeyer, R.; Michaelsen, W. (1928). Ascidiae Dictyobranhiae und Ptychobranchiae. Fauna Sudwest Australians. 5: 251-460. [details]   

basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds). (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]   

additional source Van Name, W. G. (1945). The North and South American ascidians. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 84: 1-476., available online at [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rocha, R. M.; Bonnet, N. Y. K. (2009). Ascídias (Tunicata, Ascidiacea) introduzidas no Arquipélago de Alcatrazes, São Paulo. Iheringia, Sér. Zool. 99(1):27-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Cole, L. and G. Lambert. 2009. Tunicata (Urochordata) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1209–1216 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofBotrylloides planus (Van Name, 1902)) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at [details]   

basis of record  (ofBotrylloides namei (Hartmeyer & Michaelsen, 1928)) Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From editor or global species database
Genetic nomenclature abbreviation Boplan [details]

From other sources
Distribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]

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