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Styela gibbsii   (Stimpson, 1864)

peanut sea squirt

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Styela gibbsii   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Ascidiacea | Pleurogona | Styelidae

Environment / Climate / Range

Demersal.  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northeast Atlantic and Eastern Pacific: Europe, USA and Canada. Tropical and temperate.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.0 cm H male/unsexed; (Ref. 865)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in shallow rocky subtidal habitats (Ref. 2268). Members of the class Ascidiacea are hermaphroditic; both cross- and self-fertilization is typical. Life cycle: Eggs develop into lecithotrophic larva before metamorphosing into benthic adults (Ref. 833).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the class Ascidiacea are hermaphroditic; both cross- and self-fertilization is typical. Life cycle: Eggs develop into lecithotrophic larva before metamorphosing into benthic adults.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Lambert, C.C. and G. Lambert. 1998. (Ref. 2268)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 9.3 - 12.2, mean 10.4 (based on 108 cells; Ref. 115970).
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown