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    • Tunicates
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    • Ascidiacea
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    • Ascidias

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Recent observations

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What

Tunicates Class Ascidiacea

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 14, 2014 10:43 AM PST

Description

Whiteish yellowish, on floating dock.

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maractwin

Date

November 24, 2014 08:11 AM EST

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What

Golden Sea Squirt Polycarpa aurata

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maractwin

Date

November 24, 2014 08:11 AM EST

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marisa_a

Date

September 20, 2014 12:09 PM PDT

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marisa_a

Date

September 13, 2014 09:58 AM PDT

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What

Stalked Sea Squirt Styela clava

Observer

marisa_a

Date

August 30, 2014 02:52 PM PDT

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marisa_a

Date

August 30, 2014 02:52 PM PDT

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marisa_a

Date

August 23, 2014 01:00 PM PDT

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What

Sea Vase Ciona intestinalis

Observer

marisa_a

Date

August 23, 2014 01:00 PM PDT

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marisa_a

Date

August 23, 2014 01:00 PM PDT

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What

Tunicates Class Ascidiacea

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 22, 2014 11:10 AM EST

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 6, 2014 04:39 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

Ascidiacea (commonly known as the ascidians or sea squirts) is a class in the Tunicata subphylum of sac-like marine invertebrate filter feeders. Ascidians are characterized by a tough outer "tunic" made of the polysaccharide tunicin, as compared to other tunicates which are less rigid.

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