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Didemnum vexillum - Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, Images




December 8, 2006
Image MC_BOH_MA015.JPG.
Image MC_BOH_MA015.JPG.

Image MC_BOH_MA015. Tunicate colony of Didemnum vexillum (pale cream color) encrusting solitary tunicate (Styela clava) attached to mussels. Boston Harbor, off Cottage Park Road, Winthrop, MA (42 deg 22.05 min N lat, 70 deg 59.41 min W lon). Water depth 1.5-3.0 m. Water temperature 5 deg C. December 8, 2006. Identified by P. Valentine (USGS). Photo credit: Michael Casso (USGS). Location no. 77.
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Image MC_BOH_MA016.JPG.
Image MC_BOH_MA016.JPG.

Image MC_BOH_MA016. Tunicate colony of Didemnum vexillum (pale cream color) encrusting solitary tunicate (Styela clava) attached to mussels. Closeup of image MC_BOH_MA015. Boston Harbor, off Cottage Park Road, Winthrop, MA (42 deg 22.05 min N lat, 70 deg 59.41 min W lon). Water depth 1.5-3.0 m. Water temperature 5 deg C. December 8, 2006. Identified by P. Valentine (USGS). Photo credit: Michael Casso (USGS). Location no. 77.
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