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Sea Squirts; Ascidiacea

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Solitary or communal, drab or colourful, Sea Squirts are a most varied and yet poorly classified range of filter feeding animals. Great for underwater macro photography on scuba dives. Didemnidae Strictly colonial animals, the body of each zooid is divided into a thorax and an abdomen. Containing the genera Atriolum, Didemnum, Diplosoma and Trididemnum. 13 Photos Styelidae A diverse family of ascidians - both communal and solitary. Botrylloides, Botryllus, Eusynstyela and Poycarpa (maybe!). 25 Photos Other Ascidiacea A gallery of Ascidians whose identity we are unsure of....

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