Perophora multiclathrata   (Sluiter,  1904) (Sea Squirt)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order:Phlebobranchia
Family:Perophoridae

Description
Color: Yellow-green, transparent


Synonym (s)
Ecteinascidia euphues Sluiter, 1904
Ecteinascidia formosana Oka, 1931
Ecteinascidia multiclathrata Sluiter, 1904
Perophora africana Millar, 1953
Perophora formosana (Oka, 1931)
Perophora orientalis Arnback, 1935

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Vellapatti INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Theerthandathanam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pamban 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:2011-02-22

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