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TUNICATA Lamarck, 1816 (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 274 images of TUNICATA (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of TUNICATA (ascidians, sea-squirts, tunicates)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subphylum)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN): http://www.marlin.ac.uk/gallerycategory.php?gcatid=8 The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN)
Berrill, N.J., 1950 The Tunicata, with an Account of the British Species
Tunicata: http://wbd.etibioinformatics.nl/bis/tunicata.php Tunicata
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

TUNICATA may also be covered by literature listed under:

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

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with TUNICATA:

is predated by adult Lamellaria latens - a prosobranch mollusc (Littorinimorpha: Velutinidae) Graham, A., 1971
is predated by adult Lamellaria perspicua - a prosobranch mollusc (Littorinimorpha: Velutinidae) Graham, A., 1971

Tunicata may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
CHORDATA
(vertebrates)

References

Graham, A., 1971 British Prosobranch and other operculate gastropod molluscs
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