WoRMS taxon details

Pyura gangelion (Savigny, 1816)

103850  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103850)

Cynthia gangelion Savigny, 1816 · unaccepted (original combination)
Halocynthia gangelion (Savigny, 1816) · unaccepted (new combination)
Pyura albanyensis Michaelsen, 1927 · unaccepted (original combination)
Pyura scoresbiensis Kott, 1972 · unaccepted (original combination)
Pyura tongaea Monniot C. & Monniot F., 1976 · unaccepted (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Cynthia gangelion Savigny, 1816) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution circum-global  
Distribution circum-global [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2023). Ascidiacea World Database. Pyura gangelion (Savigny, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103850 on 2023-03-31
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z

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original description  (of Pyura tongaea Monniot C. & Monniot F., 1976) Monniot, C.; Monniot, F. (1976). Ascidies de la Côte du Mozambique. [Ascidians from the Mozambique coast.]. <em>Rev. Zool. Afr.</em> 90(2): 357-392. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Cynthia gangelion Savigny, 1816) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pyura albanyensis Michaelsen, 1927) Michaelsen, W. (1927). Einige neue westaustralische Ptychobranchiate Ascidien. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> 71, 193–203. [details]   

original description  (of Pyura scoresbiensis Kott, 1972) Kott, P. (1972). The ascidians of the South Australia 1. Spenser Gulf, St.Vincent Gulf and Encounter Bay. <em>Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia.</em> 96: 1-52. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

basis of record Monniot, C. (2001). Ascidiacea & Sorberacea. <em>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.</em> 50: pp. 352-355. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Monniot, C. (1973). Redescription de six Ascidies du golfe d'Elat récoltées par H. Schuhmacher. [Redescription of six ascidians from the Gulf of Eilat, collected by H. Schuhmacher.]. <em>Israel Journal of Zoology.</em> 22: 51-62. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kott, P. (2004). Ascidiacea (Tunicata) in Australian waters of the Timor and Arafura Seas. <em>The Beagle, Records of the Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.</em> 20: 37-81. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Skinner, L. F.; Rocha, R. M.; Counts, B. K. (2019). Pyura gangelion and Pyura beta sp. nov. (Ascidiacea: Pyuridae): an exotic and a new tunicate from the West Atlantic. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4545(2): 264., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4545.2.6
page(s): 271 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

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

From other sources
Distribution circum-global [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]