Lissoclinum fragile   (Van Name,  1902) (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Aplousobranchia
Family:Didemnidae

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Description
Color: White


Synonym (s)
Diplosoma fragile (Van Name, 1902)
Diplosomoides fragile Van Name, 1902

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Chinnamuttom INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin Harbour INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Narippaiyur Deep Sea INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Devipattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kalpakkam INDIA (Record: 1987-1988)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • 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/
  • Sasikumar, N; Rajagopal, S and Nair, KVK (1989) Seasonal and vertical distribution of macrofoulants in Kalpakkam coastal waters Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 18(4) 270-275 Available at - NIO, Goa

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