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Polyclinum constellatum Savigny, 1816

215891  (

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira Da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2018). Ascidiacea World Database. Polyclinum constellatum Savigny, 1816. Accessed at: on 2019-11-13
2000-08-31 10:20:14Z
Vermaercke, Sigrid
2003-07-28 07:55:41Z
2007-12-05 12:32:01Z

original description Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Glossophorum sundaicum Sluiter, 1909) Sluiter, C. P. (1909). Die Tunicaten der Siboga-Expedition. Part 2. Die merosomen Ascidien. <em>Siboga-Expedition.</em> 56: 1-112. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Polyclinum brasilense Michaelsen, 1923) Michaelsen, W. (1923). Neue und altbekannte Ascidien aus dem Reichsmuseum zu Stockholm. <em>Mitt. Zol. Mus., Hamburg.</em> 40: 1-60. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Huang ZG., Yan SK. &Zheng DQ. (1992). Biofouling communities on pier pilings in Mirs Bay. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Fourth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China III. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 2: pp 529-543. [details]   

basis of record Monniot, F.; Monniot, C. (1997). Ascidians Collected in Tanzania. <em>Journal of East African Natural History.</em> 86(1), 1-35., available online at[1:acit];2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at [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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Cole, L. and G. Lambert. 2009. Tunicata (Urochordata) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1209–1216 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Monniot, F. (2016). Ascidians (Tunicata) of the French Guiana Expedition. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4114(3): 201-245., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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

From other sources
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Remark Millar, 1955 placed this species in Synoicidae [details]

Japanese モヨウボヤ  [details]

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