WoRMS taxon details

Botrylloides niger Herdman, 1886

252289  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:252289)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Shenkar, N.; Gittenberger, A.; Lambert, G.; Rius, M.; Moreira da Rocha, R.; Swalla, B.J.; Turon, X. (2021). Ascidiacea World Database. Botrylloides niger Herdman, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=252289 on 2021-09-28
2007-12-05 14:57:18Z
2018-10-31 20:15:47Z

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original description  (of Botrylloides nigrum Herdman, 1886) Herdman, W. A. (1886). Report on the Tunicata collected during the years 1873-1876. Part 2, Ascidiae compositae. <em>Zool. Chall. Exp.</em> 14(38): 1-425. [details]   

original description  (of Botrylloides chazaliei Sluiter, 1898) Sluiter, C. P. (1898). Tuniciers recueilli en 1896, par la Chazalie, dans la mer des Antilles. <em>Mem. Soc. Zool. France.</em> 11: 5-34. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Sanamyan, K. (2007). Database of extant Ascidiacea. Version of 2 November 2007. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Monniot, F.; Monniot, C. (2001). Ascidians from the tropical western Pacific. <em>Zoosystema.</em> 23 (2): 201-383.
page(s): 313; note: Botryllus niger [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Monniot, C.; Monniot, F. (1987). Les ascidies de Polynesie francaise. <em>Mem. mus. nat. hist natur, A.</em> 136: 1-155.
page(s): 103, Fig. 39A-C.; note: Botryllus niger [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Unknown type (of Botrylloides nigrum Herdman, 1886) MNHN S1 Bot.A 39, geounit Martinique [details]
Unknown type (of Botryllus niger (Herdman, 1886)) MNHN S1 BOT.B 189, geounit Apra Harbor [details]
From editor or global species database
Synonymy Monniot & Monniot, 1987: Botryllus niger [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal Galapagos part of the South Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
Botrylloides nigrum, marina Bocas del Toro, Panama
 Botrylloides nigrum...
[image from synonym]