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Styela canopus (Savigny, 1816)

103926  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103926)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of ) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2020). Ascidiacea World Database. Styela canopus (Savigny, 1816). Accessed through: Ahyong, S.; Costello, M. J.; Galil, B. S.; Gollasch, S.; Hutchings, P.; Katsanevakis, S.; Lejeusne, C.; Marchini, A.; Occhipinti, A.; Pagad, S.; Poore, G. C. B; Rius, M.; Robinson, T. B.; Sterrer, W.; Turon, X.; Willan, R. C.; Zhan, A. (2020) World Register of Introduced Marine Species (WRiMS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/introduced/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103926 on 2021-01-24
Ahyong, S.; Costello, M. J.; Galil, B. S.; Gollasch, S.; Hutchings, P.; Katsanevakis, S.; Lejeusne, C.; Marchini, A.; Occhipinti, A.; Pagad, S.; Poore, G. C. B; Rius, M.; Robinson, T. B.; Sterrer, W.; Turon, X.; Willan, R. C.; Zhan, A. (2021). World Register of Introduced Marine Species (WRiMS). Styela canopus (Savigny, 1816). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/introduced/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103926 on 2021-01-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-12-05 12:32:01Z
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original description  (of ) Savigny, J. C. (1816). Memoires sur les animaux sans vertebres. <em>Paris.</em> 2: 1-239. [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 http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   

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

context source (HKRMS) Kott P. & Goodbody I. (1982). The ascidians of Hong Kong. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first international marine biological workshop: The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 1: pp 503-554.  [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]   

basis of record Monniot, C.; Monniot, F. (1987). Les ascidies de Polynesie francaise. <em>Mem. mus. nat. hist natur, A.</em> 136: 1-155.
page(s): 119-120, Fig. 47A-C. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Monniot, C. (2002). Stolidobranch ascidians from the tropical western Indian Ocean. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 135: 65-120.
page(s): 98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Rocha, R. M.; Bonnet, N. Y. K. (2009). Ascídias (Tunicata, Ascidiacea) introduzidas no Arquipélago de Alcatrazes, São Paulo. <em>Iheringia, Sér. Zool.</em> 99(1):27-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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 Rocha, R. M.; Bonnet, N. Y. K; Baptista, M. S.; Beltramin, F. S. (2012). Introduced and native Phlebobranch and Stolidobranch solitary ascidians (Tunicata: Ascidiacea) around Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. <em>Zoologia.</em> 29(1):39-53.
page(s): 50 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Brine, O.; Hunt, L.; Costello, M. J. (2013). Marine biofouling on recreational boats on swing moorings and berths. <em>Management of Biological Invasions.</em> 4(4): 327-341., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/mbi.2013.4.4.07 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Monniot, F. (2018). Ascidians collected during the Madibenthos expedition in Martinique: 2. Stolidobranchia, Styelidae. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4410(2): 291-318., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4410.2.3
page(s): 311-314, Figs. 19-21. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Millar, R. H. (1975). Ascidians from the Indo-West-Pacific region in the zoological museum, Copenhagen (Tunicata, Ascidiacea). <em>Steenstrupia.</em> 3(20): 205-336. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 302-305, Figs. 82-83.; note: Synonymies: Styela partita (Fig. 82) and Styela bicolor (Fig. 84). Styela canopus (Fig. 83). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Kott, P. (1985). The Australian Ascidiacea part 1, Phlebobranchia and Stolidobranchia. <em>Mem Qd Mus.</em> 23: 1-440., available online at http://biostor.org/reference/109626
page(s): 112-115, fig.48. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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

source of synonymy Millar, R. H. (1953). On the collection of ascidians from the Gold Coast. <em>Proc. Zool. oc. London.</em> 123(2): 277-325.
page(s): 311-312, Fig. 18.; note: Styela partita [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species abundance in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : By the late 19th century, it was abundant and widespread on both sides of the Atlantic, and was generally regarded as a native species. [details]

Introduced species remark In United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Sierra Leonian part of the North Atlantic Ocean : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Senegalese part of the North Atlantic Ocean : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Samoa (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Panama (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Jamaican part of the Caribbean Sea : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Lebanese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Gulf of California (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Guernsey part of the English Channel (Marine Region) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Egypt (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Cuba (Nation) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Caribbean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Gulf of Mexico (IHO Sea Area) : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species remark In Belizean part of the Caribbean Sea : Styela canopus, commonly known as the Rough Sea Squirt, is a widespread member of the fouling community in the world's coastal waters, and has been reported from ships, buoys, piers, and docks (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 1952; Lambert and Lambert, 1998). However, this species has not been reported to have any economic or ecological impacts. [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal Galapagos part of the South Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal Madeiran part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]