Diplosoma listerianum   (Milne-Edwards,  1841) (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Aplousobranchia
Family:Didemnidae

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Description
Size: 0.1 cm TL male

Color: White, grey


Synonym (s)
Astellium spongiforme Giard, 1872
Didemnum gelatinosum (Milne-Edwards, 1841)
Diplosoma atropunctatum Van Name, 1902
Diplosoma chamaelean Drasche, 1884
(Misspelling)
Diplosoma chamaeleon Drasche, 1884
Diplosoma cristallinum (Giard, 1872)
(Misspelling)
Diplosoma crystallinum (Giard, 1872)
(Misspelling)
Diplosoma cupuliferum (Kott, 1952)
Diplosoma gelatinosum (Milne-Edwards, 1841)
Diplosoma lacteum Van Name, 1902
Diplosoma listeri Lahille, 1890
Diplosoma macdonaldi Herdman, 1886
Diplosoma mitsukurii Oka, 1892
Diplosoma pizoni Ritter & Forsyth, 1917
Diplosoma punctatum (Forbes, 1848)
Diplosoma rayneri (Macdonald, 1859)
Leptoclinum atropunctatum (Van Name, 1902)
Leptoclinum gelatinosum Milne-Edwards, 1841
Leptoclinum lacteum (Van Name, 1902)
Leptoclinum listerianum Milne-Edwards, 1841
Leptoclinum macdonaldi (Herdman, 1886)
Leptoclinum macrolobium Tokioka, 1949
Leptoclinum mitsukurii (Oka, 1892)
Leptoclinum okai Tokioka, 1949
Leptoclinum punctatum Forbes, 1848
Leptoclinum rayneri Macdonald, 1859
Leptoclinum takeharai Tokioka, 1951
Lissoclinum cupuliferum Kott, 1952
Pseudodidemnum cristallinum Giard, 1872
(Misspelling)
Pseudodidemnum crystallinum Giard, 1872
Pseudodidemnum listerianum (Milne-Edwards, 1841)
Pseudodiplosoma zosterarium Jourdain, 1885

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Vellapatti INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Narippaiyur Deep Sea INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pudumadam INDIA

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/

Page last updated on:2011-02-21

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