Microcosmus polymorphus Heller, 1877 (Tunicata: Ascidiacea: Pyuridae) - a new Addition to the Fauna of the Turkish Coasts


Cihangir H. A., Izquierdo Munoz A., Papadopoulou M. A. P., Ramos Espla A. A., CAN YILMAZ E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES, vol.11, no.1, pp.157-159, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4194/trjfas.2011.0121
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.157-159
  • Keywords: Microcosmus polymorphus, Aegean Sea, Izmir Bay, new record, HARBOR IZMIR BAY, AEGEAN SEA
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Microcosmus polymorphus, an Atlanto-Mediterranean ascidian, is here recorded for the first time from the Turkish Seas. One specimen was obtained from Izmir Bay by trawling at the depth of 50 m in July 2007.