Colonial ascidian Didemnum sp. A: Current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of northeast and west coasts of North America

@inproceedings{Bullard2007ColonialAD,
  title={Colonial ascidian Didemnum sp. A: Current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of northeast and west coasts of North America},
  author={Stephan Gregory Bullard and Gretchen Lambert and Mary R. Carman and Jarrett E. K. Byrnes and Robert B. Whitlatch and G. V. Marin Ruiz and Robert J Miller and Larry G. Harris and Page C. Valentine and Jeremy Steven Collie and Jeffrey C. Pederson and Donald C. Mcnaught and Andrew N. Cohen and Rebecca G. Asch and Jan Dijkstra and Kari B. Heinonen},
  year={2007}
}
Didemnum sp. A is a colonial ascidian with rapidly expanding populations on the east and west coasts of North America. The origin of Didemum sp. A is unknown. Populations were first observed on the northeast coast of the U.S. in the late 1980s and on the west coast during the 1990s. It is currently undergoing a massive population explosion and is now a dominant member of many subtidal communities on both coasts. To determine Didemnum sp. A's current distribution, we conducted surveys from Maine… CONTINUE READING
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