Pleurogona

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Pleurogona
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Botrylloides leachi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Tunicata
Class: Ascidiacea
Order: Pleurogona
Suborders and families

Suborder Stolidobranchia

Pleurogona is an order of tunicates. One of the more invasive species of this order is the "stalked (or leathery or solitary) sea squirt" Styela clava .[1][2][3] Another invasive genus include the "chain sea squirts or chain tunicates" of the genus Botrylloides [4][5] and the "golden star tunicate" Botryllus schlosseri .[6]

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