Lissoclinum bistratum   (Sluiter,  1905) (Sea Squirt)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Aplousobranchia
Family:Didemnidae

Description
Color: White, light green


Synonym (s)
Didemnum bistratum Sluiter, 1905
Didemnum gottschaldti Tokioka, 1950
(Junior homonym)
Didemnum pulvinum Tokioka, 1954
Leptoclinum bistratum (Sluiter, 1905)
Lissoclinum pulvinum (Tokioka, 1954)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal, Rocky, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Meenavar Kuppam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kadiapattanam (Lat: 8.12) (Long: 77.30) INDIA (Record: 2002-2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Kooduthalai INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mullimunai INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • 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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