Sea squirt -
Clavelina lepadiformis

Clavelina lepadiformis

Distribution in scandinavian waters

Maximum length: 4 cm.
Appearance: Transparent with a yellow-brown stomach and chocolate brown intestines.
Depth: 0,5-20 (50) m.
Environment: Found attached to rocks, cliffs and macroalgae.
Classification: Clavelina lepadiformis belongs to the sea squirt group under the chordates.

Clavelina lepadiformis     Other names

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