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UROCHORDATA (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

Subtaxa

Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Class ASCIDIACEA (ascidians, sea-squirts) 14 203 57 14 18

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN): http://www.marlin.ac.uk The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN)
Fraser, J.H, 1982 British Pelagic Tunicates
Harant, H. & Vernières, P., 1933 Tuniciers, fascicle 1: Ascidies
Harant, H. & Vernières, P., 1938 Tuniciers, fascicle 2: Appendiculaires et Thaliacés
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1996 Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
Naylor, P., 2005 Great British Marine Animals
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland: http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/ Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland
Wood, C., 2007 Seasearch Observer's Guide to Marine Life of Britain and Ireland

Marine

Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1990 The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and north-west Europe

Planktonic forms

Apstein, C. & Brandt, K.A.H. (eds), 1901 Tunicata, Mollusca

Planktonic stages and forms

Todd, C.D., Laverack, M.S. & Boxshall, G., 1996 Coastal Marine Zooplankton: A Practical Manual for Students

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 3 general literature references to UROCHORDATA (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

UROCHORDATA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
CHORDATA
(vertebrates)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 15 feeding and other relationships of UROCHORDATA (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

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