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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 regionStraumsvík, SW Iceland
Invasive?No
Geographical range area sourcehttp://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/88555
Year first recorded2007
Region First recordedSouthwest Iceland
Match typeexact
Invasion details
VectorHull fouling
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
Status (observations from GBIF database)
Norway
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