WoRMS taxon details

Halocynthia pyriformis (Rathke, 1806)

103828  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103828)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Ascidia pyriformis Rathke, 1806) Rathke, J. (1806). in: Müller, O.F., Zoologica Danica... Havniae 1906, Ed. 3, 4: (10-12, 26, 41). [details]   
Distribution Arctic to Massachusetts  
Distribution Arctic to Massachusetts [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2020). Ascidiacea World Database. Halocynthia pyriformis (Rathke, 1806). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103828 on 2020-11-30
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2007-12-05 12:32:01Z
2016-03-24 12:46:51Z

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original description  (of Pyura pectinicola Michaelsen, 1908) Michaelsen, W. (1908). Die Pyuriden (Halocynthiiden) des Naturhistorischen Museums zu Hamburg. <em>Jahrb. Wiss. Anst., Hamburg.</em> 25(2): 227-287. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Ascidia pyriformis Rathke, 1806) Rathke, J. (1806). in: Müller, O.F., Zoologica Danica... Havniae 1906, Ed. 3, 4: (10-12, 26, 41). [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Monniot, C. (2001). Ascidiacea & Sorberacea. <em>In: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: pp. 352-355. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Logan, A. (1998). A sublittoral hard substrate epibenthic community below 30 m in Head Harbour Passage, New Brunswick, Canada. <em>Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.</em> 27: 445-459. [details]   

additional source Meinkoth, N. A. (1981). Field guide to North American seashore creatures. <em>The Audubon Society.</em> 1-799. [details]   

additional source Miner, R. W. (1950). Field book of seashore life. <em>G.P. Putnam & Sons.</em> 1-888. [details]   

additional source Thomas, M. L. H. (1983). Marine and coastal systems of the Quoddy Region, New Brunswick. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 64:1-306. [details]   

additional source Van Name, W. G. (1945). The North and South American ascidians. <em>Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist.</em> 84: 1-476., available online at http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/handle/2246/1186 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From editor or global species database
Genetic nomenclature abbreviation Haprfm [details]

From other sources
Diet plankton feeder [details]

Dimensions 62 mm in size [details]

Distribution Arctic to Massachusetts [details]

Habitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic; eggs shed and fertilized in the water [details]
English sea peach  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål pæresjøpung  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk pæresjøpung  [details]