Clavelina oblonga Herdman, 1880

Speckled sea squirt

Clavelina oblonga

Etang de Thau, France, 4 meters, 2016, WBN

Clavelina oblonga

Etang de Thau, France, 4 meters, 2016, WBN

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Données de distribution : Clavelina oblonga Herdman, 1880 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2022-07-01.


Source : World Register of Marine Species

Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Tunicata (Subphylum)
Ascidiacea (Class)
Aplousobranchia (Order)
Clavelinidae (Family)
Clavelina (Genus)
Clavelina oblonga (Species)

Bibliography and websites

Ordóñez V., Pascual M., Fernández M. & Turon X., (2016) When invasion biology meets taxonomy: Clavelina oblonga (Ascidiacea) is an old invader in the Mediterranean Sea. Biological Invasions. 18. 10.1007/s10530-016-1062-0.


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Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with his kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

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In writing, January 2020, Description of Clavelina oblonga, [On line], consulted on 2022 July 01.


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