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Species details
Internal ID24
Common nameSea vase tunicate
Scientific NameCiona intestinalis
Scientific NameCiona intestinalis
Scientific Name acceptedCiona intestinalis
Aphia ID103732
Aphia ID accepted103732
High GroupChordata
Tax info classAscidiacea
Tax info phylumChordata?
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103732
GroupTunicata
Tax info familyCionidae?
Tax info orderPhlebobranchia
Arctic regionStraumsv?k, SW Iceland
Invasive?No
Geographical range areaStraumsv?k, SW Iceland; Barents Sea
Geographical range area sourcehttp://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/88555
Year first recorded2007
Region First recordedSouthwest Iceland
Is Marine?Yes
Match typeexact
Invasion details
VectorHF
Vector introductionship fouling; aquaculture; fisheries
Vector introduction sourcehttp://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/88555
Impact indicatorssingle species impact; impact in aquaculture
Impact indicators sourcehttp://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/88555
PathwayShipping
References
Reference 1Thorarinsdottir et al. 2014
Reference 2Svavarsson and Dungal 2008