Didemnum nekozita   Tokioka,  1967 (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Ascidiacea

Color: White, brown, ash, transparent

Synonym (s)
Didemnum anoi Monniot & Monniot, 1987
(Original combination)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Demersal, Rocky, Coastal


• Tamil Nadu, Keezha Vaipar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Melakadiapattanam INDIA
• Kerala, Vizhinjam Bay (Lat: 8.37) (Long: 76.93) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin (Lat: 8.75) (Long: 78.20) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Uvari (Lat: 8.28) (Long: 77.89) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Azhickal (Lat: 8.12) (Long: 77.34) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Kadiapattanam (Lat: 8.12) (Long: 77.30) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Colachel (Lat: 8.16) (Long: 77.26) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Enayam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Melakurumpanai INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Keezha Kurumpanai INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Colachel INDIA
• Kerala, Azhikkal INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Keezha Manakudy INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Perumanal INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Manapad INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tiruchendur INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kayalpattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin Harbour INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Vellapatti INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Vembar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Van Tivu INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Jaffarali, HA; Sivakumar, V and Selvi, MT (2010) New records of colonial Ascidians from the South West coast of India Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research IDOSI Publications 5(5) 366-373 Available at - http://www.idosi.org/mejsr/mejsr5%285%29/9.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Jaffar Ali, AH; Sivakumar, V and Tamilselvi, M (2009) Distribution of Alien and Cryptogenic Ascidians along the Southern Coasts of Indian Peninsula World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences IDOSI Publications 1(4) 305-312 Available at - http://www.idosi.org/wjfms/wjfms1%284%2909/9.pdf
  • 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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