HyperDic: ascidiaceae

English > 1 sense of the word Ascidiaceae:
NOUNanimalAscidiaceae, class Ascidiaceaesometimes classified as an order
English > Ascidiaceae: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningsometimes classified as an order: sea squirts.
Synonymclass Ascidiaceae
Member ofUrochordata, subphylum Urochordata, Urochorda, subphylum Urochorda, Tunicata, subphylum Tunicatatunicates
Membersascidianminute sedentary marine invertebrate having a saclike body with siphons through which water enters and leaves
ascidian tadpolefree-swimming larva of ascidians
Broaderclass(biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders

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