Polyclinum saturnium   Savigny,  1860 (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Aplousobranchia
Family:Polyclinidae

Description
Color: Sandy


Synonym (s)
Polyclinum cythereum Savigny, 1816
(Original combination)
Polyclinum uranium Savigny, 1816
(Original combination)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Coastal

Biogeography


• Kerala, Vizhinjam Bay INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Koodankulam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin Harbour INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Periyapattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Irumeni INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Abdul, JAH and Sivakumar, V (2007) Occurrence and distribution of ascidians in Vizhinjam Bay (south west coast of India) Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 342(1) 189-190 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2006.10.041
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2010-08-24

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