Main Banner
Quick Search (all Fields)  :   Español 
Didemnum perlucidumMonniot, 1983

PhylumClassOrderFamilyGenusSpecies
UrochordataAscidiaceaAplousobranchiaDidemnidaeDidemnum perlucidum
Habitat
On artificial substrates.

Distribution
U.S., Guadeloupe, Belize, Panama, Venezuela, Brazil, Senegal, Indonesia, Polynesia, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Australia.

Depth
0.5 m
Characteristics
Colony white, with visible cloacal canals. Zooids presents 6-7 sitgmatas in the first and second row of the branchial sac, testis undivided and sperm duct coiled in 7-8 turns. Small larvae.

Other Literature
Monniot, F. (1983) Ascidies littorales de Guadelope. 1. Didemnidae Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat., Paris, ser.4, 5, A(1): 3-49.
In Bocas Del Toro
Reported ByNSF-PASI: Advanced Tunicate Biology course, 2011.
LocalityCrawl Cay, City.

Map
coordinates
Links
Reference
Field Guide to Common Sea-Squirts (Tunicata, Chordata) of Bocas del Toro area elaborated by students of the NSF-PASI: Advanced Tunicate Biology course, 2011.
Comments
Since the database is a work in progress we would appreciate any comments or additional information we could use to improve this resource
Name:*https://biogeodb.stri.si.edu/bocas_database//secimg.php
Type the letters you see on the image
Email:*
Comment:
27102