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Atriolum robustum
Atriolum robustum
Sea Squirts
(shown with Didemnum cf. moseleyi)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0505 1148 (2005-05-14)

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  • date of photo  between 1980 and 1986
  • location   Philippines
  • family Didemnidae
  • order Aplousobranchia
  • class Ascidiacea
  • habitat  Subtidal
  • notes   These colonial tunicates harbor symbiotic, prokaryotic algae which account for the bright green color. The tunicates are accompanied by a species of red tunicate.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Sea Squirts (photographer)
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