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Botryllus schlosseri (Pallas, 1766)

Botryllus schlosseri (Pallas, 1766)
Description: Texel (NL), 19.10.2007 (S. Weritz)

Characteristics used for id:
- brown-yellow-green
- typical dots along outer edge
- small round „blobs“ at base
- groups of zooids
- looks like a flower (older one/adult)

References: HAYWARD & RYLAND, 1998; BULLARD & WHITLACH, 2004
Checked by A. Gittenberger (Naturalis, Leiden, NL)
Author: S. Weritz
JPG file - 478.65 kB - 918 x 730 pixels
added on 2007-11-27 - 1562 views
WoRMS taxa
Botryllus schlosseri (Pallas, 1766)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor

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