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Compiler: National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) & IUCN/SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG)
Review: Dr. Josh Mackie, Invertebrate Zoology and Molecular Ecology Lab. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. California USA
Publication date: 2008-05-22
Recommended citation: Global Invasive Species Database (2016) Species profile: Watersipora subtorquata. Downloaded from http://www.iucngisd.org/gisd/species.php?sc=1384 on 10-12-2016.