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    • Tunicates
    • Ascidians
    • Sea Squirts
  • Scientific Names
    • Ascidiacea
  • Spanish
    • Ascidias

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Recent observations

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Observer

guidos

Date

May 3, 2015

Place

Gulen (Google, OSM)

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Observer

rebeccafay

Date

April 25, 2015 09:43 AM PDT

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rebeccafay

Date

April 25, 2015 09:09 AM PDT

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rebeccafay

Date

April 25, 2015 09:01 AM PDT

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Observer

rebeccafay

Date

April 25, 2015 08:39 AM PDT

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What

Ascidians Class Ascidiacea

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

A cute little pink colonial ascidian. It was soft to touch, and about 1- 2 cm in diameter.

Photos / Sounds

What

Stalked Sea Squirt Styela clava

Observer

dpom

Date

April 25, 2015 08:37 AM PDT

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Observer

dpom

Date

April 25, 2015 08:37 AM PDT

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What

Golden Star Tunicate Botryllus schlosseri

Observer

dpom

Date

April 25, 2015 11:41 AM PDT

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Observer

willglasshusain

Date

April 25, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

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What

Stalked Sea Squirt Styela clava

Observer

bethzuckerman

Date

April 25, 2015 10:05 AM PDT

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What

Sea Squirts Class Ascidiacea

Observer

soren82002

Date

April 25, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

Description

Bunch of them.

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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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