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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Class
Moorea Biocode
  • Ascidiacea
AquaMaps Resource Class
AskNature Class
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLD images
  • Ascidiacea
BOLDS images II Class
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Class
BioImages resource Class
BioImages resource Class
CalPhotos
  • Ascidiacea
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL Group on Flickr
EOLspecies
  • Ascidiacea
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland Resource Class
Environments
Global Biotic Interactions
  • Ascidiacea
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Class
MarLIN resource Class
Marine Life in Koh Phangan resource
  • Ascidiacea
Appeltans et al, 2012
Morphbank Resource Class
NCBI Taxonomy
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Class
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Class
Natural History Museum Species of the day Class
NatureServe resource Class
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Ascidiacea
OBIS depth range resource Class
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Class
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Paleobiology Database
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Invertebrates of the Salish Sea Class
SERPENT resource Class
SPIRE resource
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Ascidiacea
Monthly ARKive text import Class
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Class
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia Class
Wikipedia Class
iNaturalist Images Class
polytraits Class

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