Tunicata


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Noun1.Tunicata - tunicatesTunicata - tunicates        
Chordata, phylum Chordata - comprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord
tunicate, urochord, urochordate - primitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva
Ascidiaceae, class Ascidiaceae - sometimes classified as an order: sea squirts
class Thaliacea, Thaliacea - small class of free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
class Larvacea, Larvacea - small free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Asteraceae), Cylindropuntia tunicata Geographic coordinates 18.
Key words: traditional knowledge, fieldwork, collaborative fieldwork, ecology, black leather chiton, Katharina tunicata, sea ice, collaboration, Alutiiq, Inuit
tunicata, Pereskiopsis diguetti y Stenocereus pruinosus.
The rare spiro-5,6-lactone ring skeleton found in the three compounds has been reported as fungal secondary metabolites from Massarina tunicata (Oh et al.
In accordance with this, it is a recognized fact that a likely association exists between pigments and toxic activity in several marine pigmented heterotrophic bacteria; for example, a number of biosynthetic enzymes involved in synthesis of inhibitors compounds were identified for pigment synthesis in Pseudoalteromonas tunicata (Lichstein & van de Sand 1945, Holmstrom et al.
Pod corn tunicata Thought to be an ancestor or relative to corn; individual kernels enclosed in husks or pods; not produced commercially.
Pseudoaheromonas tunicata, isolated from the surface of a tunicate showed antifouling activity against Balanus amphrite and Ciona intestinails larvae.
Location(s) Solitary or Taxon collected Colonial Phylum Chordata Subphylum Tunicata Class Ascidiacea Order Aplousobranchia Family Didemnidae Didemnum psammathodes b Colonial Didemnum duplicatum b, c Colonial Diplosoma listerianum b Colonial Lissoclinum fragile a, b Colonial Family Polyclinidae Polyclinum constellatum b, e Colonial Family Clavelinidae Clavelina oblonga d Colonial Order Phlebobranchia Family Perophoridae Perophora sp.