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Styela clava Herdman, 1881
Club Tunicate
Family: Styelidae


© Neil McDaniel     (Photo ID #60860)


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Distribution of Styela clava in British Columbia in British Columbia


Native to the western Pacific Ocean. Now introduced to BC waters, possibly by ships carrying hull fouling organisms.

Note Author: Neil McDaniel

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(Red Blue List)

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Synonyms and Alternate Names

Botryorchis clava (Herdman, 1881)
Styela barnharti Ritter & Forsyth, 1917
Styela mammiculata Carlisle, 1954
Tethyum clava (Herdman, 1881)

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