Oikopleura cophocerca   (Gegenbaur)  1885 (Sea Squirt)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Larvacea
Order:Copelata
Family:Oikopleuridae

Image copyrights: Aravena, G and Palma, S

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Karnataka, Netrani Island (Lat: 14.01) (Long: 74.32) INDIA (Record: 10/05/2006)

Literature Source(s)
  • Dhandapani, P Descriptions of two new species of Larvacea with a list of other species collected from the Bay of Bengal Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Zacharia, PU; Krishnakumar, PK; Dineshbabu, AP; Vijayakumaran, K; Rohit, P; Thomas, S; Sasikumar, G; Kaladharan, P; Durgekar, RN and Mohamed, KS (2008) Species assemblage in the coral reef ecosystem of Netrani Island off Karnataka along the southwest coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin, India 50(1) 87-97 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Aravena, G and Palma, S (2002) Taxonomic identification of appendicularians collected in the epipelagic waters off northern Chile (Tunicata, Appendicularia) Revista chilena de historia natural 75(2) 307-325 Available at - http://www.scielo.cl/scielo.php?pid=S0716-078X2002000200005&script=sci_arttext

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