Didemnum granulatum   Tokioka,  1954 (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Aplousobranchia
Family:Didemnidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Didemnum pele Eldredge, 1966
(Original combination)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Melakadiapattanam INDIA
• Kerala, Vizhinjam Bay (Lat: 8.37) (Long: 76.93) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Enayam (Lat: 8.21) (Long: 77.18) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Enayam Ramanthurai (Lat: 8.22) (Long: 77.17) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Enayam Puthenthurai (Lat: 8.22) (Long: 77.18) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Colachel (Lat: 8.17) (Long: 77.25) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Seeniappa Dharga 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/
  • Florida Museum of Natural History Available at - http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/
  • Meenakshi, VK; Renganathan, TK; Senthamarai, S and Jeyalakshmi, J (2003) Marine biodiversity - Taxonomy of Indian Ascidians Technical report Available at - Biodiversity Informatics Group, NIO, Goa

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