Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Tunicates Ascidiacea

Classification

Chordata [phylum]
(1491 species)
Ascidiacea [class] (50)
Aplousobranchia [order] (20)
Phlebobranchia [order] (11)
Stolidobranchia [order] (19)

Classification

Chordata [phylum]
(1491 species)
Ascidiacea [class] (50)
Aplousobranchia [order] (20)
Phlebobranchia [order] (11)
Stolidobranchia [order] (19)

Names

English name Tunicates
Alternative English name Sea Squirts
Valid name Ascidiacea

Classification