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Ciona intestinalis (Linnaeus 1767)

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Ciona intestinalis (Ascidian) is a species of tunicates in the family Cionidae. Individuals can grow to 150 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Ascidian. View this species on GBIF