Taxonomy Search:

Species lists for the approximately 277 introduced marine and estuarine species of invertebrates and algae included in the database are available using the search function, however, species reports are only available for certain taxonomic groups. For example, click here for a summary or synthesis report across species of tunicates, or type in a search to access reports on an individual tunicate species. A list of all the introduced tunicates in the database can be found in the group report above or by typing "tunicate" in the search field. See the introduction for additional search options.

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Taxonomic Group  Matching Taxa:
Algae Ulva australis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Colpomenia claytoniae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Mutimo cylindricus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Codium fragile ssp. Fragile   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Sargassum horneri   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Sargassum muticum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Elachista nigra   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Ascophyllum nodosum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Caulacanthus okamurae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Undaria pinnatifida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Caulerpa taxifolia (invasive genotype)   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Grateloupia turuturu   (Taxa Level - Species)
Algae Agarophyton vermiculophyllum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Leeches Myzobdella lugubris   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Branchiomma bairdi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Streblospio benedicti   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Neodexiospira brasiliensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Laonome cf. calida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Pseudopolydora cf. kempi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Myrianida convoluta   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Polydora cornuta   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Hediste diadroma   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Hydroides elegans   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Sabaco elongatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Ficopomatus enigmaticus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Heteromastus filiformis species complex   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Terebrasabella heterouncinata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Boccardiella ligerica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Marenzelleria neglecta   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Amblyosyllis nigrolineata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Megasyllis nipponica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Epigamia noroi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Haplosyllis ohma   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Proceraea okadai   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Myrianida pachycera   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Pseudopolydora paucibranchiata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Myrianida pentadentata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Diplocirrus SD1   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Alitta succinea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Annelids-Polychaetes Marenzelleria viridis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Watersipora arcuata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Aeverrillia armata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Conopeum chesapeakensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Schizoporella errata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Schizoporella japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Pectinatella magnifica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Aspidelectra melolontha   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Watersipora n. sp.   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Bugula neritina   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Cryptosula pallasiana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Anguinella palmata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Victorella pavida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Bugulina stolonifera   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Watersipora subtorquata complex   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Conopeum tenuissimum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Bryozoans Amathia verticillata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Diadumene franciscana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Diadumene leucolena   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Diadumene lineata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Diadumene sp. 1   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Bunodeopsis sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Anthozoans Nematostella vectensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Laomedea calceolifera   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Cordylophora caspia   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Ectopleura crocea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Turritopsis dohrnii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Garveia franciscana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Climacocodon ikarii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Moerisia lyonsi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Maeotias marginata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Clava multicornis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Cladonema pacificum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Craspedacusta sowerbii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Amphinema sp.1   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Corymorpha sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Gonionemus vertens   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Bimeria vestita   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans Blackfordia virginica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Scyphozoans Aurelia coerulea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Cnidarians-Scyphozoans Phyllorhiza punctata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Ampelisca abdita   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Monocorophium acherusicum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Corophium alienense   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Gammarus daiberi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Incisocalliope derzhavini   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Caprella drepanochir   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Transorchestia enigmatica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Crangonyx floridanus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Microdeutopus gryllotalpa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Corophium heteroceratum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Monocorophium insidiosum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Grandidierella japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Ampithoe longimana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Jassa marmorata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Caprella mutica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Leucothoe nagatai   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Melita nitida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Melita rylovae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Caprella scaura   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Aoroides secunda   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Caprella simia   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Paracorophium sp.   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Paradexamine sp. SD1   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Eochelidium sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Chelura terebrans   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Monocorophium uenoi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Ampithoe valida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Amphipods Stenothoe valida   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Barnacles Fistulobalanus albicostatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Barnacles Amphibalanus amphitrite   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Barnacles Amphibalanus eburneus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Barnacles Amphibalanus improvisus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Cladocerans Daphnia lumholtzi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Eurytemora carolleeae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Lernaea cyprinacea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Oithona davisae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Tortanus dextrilobatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Sinocalanus doerrii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Pseudodiaptomus forbesi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Pseudodiaptomus marinus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Mytilicola orientalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Harpacticella paradoxa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Limnoithona sinensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Acartiella sinensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Copepods Limnoithona tetraspina   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crabs Rhithropanopeus harrisii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crabs Carcinus maenas   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crabs Callinectes sapidus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crabs Eriocheir sinensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crayfish Procambarus clarkii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Crayfish Faxonius virilis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Cumaceans Nippoleucon hinumensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Eurylana arcuata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Iais californica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Niambia capensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Dynoides dentisinus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Orthione griffenis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Asellus hilgendorfii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Caecijaera horvathi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Paranthura japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Synidotea laticauda   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Limnoria quadripunctata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Sphaeroma quoianum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Caecidotea racovitzai   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Gnorimosphaeroma rayi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Ianiropsis serricaudis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Pseudosphaeroma sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Uromunna sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Limnoria tripunctata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Isopods Sphaeroma walkeri   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Lobsters Homarus americanus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Mysids Orientomysis aspera   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Mysids Deltamysis holmquistae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Mysids Orientomysis hwanhaiensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Mysids Neomysis japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Mysids Hyperacanthomysis longirostris   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Ostracods Redekea californica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Ostracods Aspidoconcha limnoriae   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Ostracods Spinileberis quadriaculeata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Ostracods Eusarsiella zostericola   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Shrimp Upogebia affinis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Shrimp Palaemon carinicauda   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Shrimp Palaemon kadiakensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Shrimp Palaemon macrodactylus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Shrimp Palaemon modestus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Crustaceans-Tanaids Sinelobus cf. stanfordi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Entoprocts Barentsia benedeni   (Taxa Level - Species)
Entoprocts Urnatella gracilis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Menidia audens   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Carassius auratus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Tridentiger barbatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Tridentiger bifasciatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Cyprinus carpio   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ameiurus catus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Notemigonus crysoleucas   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Acanthogobius flavimanus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ictalurus furcatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Lucania goodei   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ptychocheilus grandis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Poecilia latipinna   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Cyprinella lutrensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ameiurus melas   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ameiurus natalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ameiurus nebulosus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Hypomesus nipponensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Gila orcuttii   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Lucania parva   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Dorosoma petenense   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Pimephales promelas   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Ictalurus punctatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Alosa sapidissima   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Morone saxatilis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Fishes Tridentiger trigonocephalus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Horseshoe Crab Limulus polyphemus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Corbula amurensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Ostrea angasi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Mya arenaria   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Teredo bartschi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Geukensia demissa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Ostrea edulis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Corbicula fluminea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Teredo furcifera   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Mytilus galloprovincialis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Gemma gemma   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Crassostrea gigas   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Laternula gracilis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Argopecten irradians   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Arctica islandica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Theora lubrica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Meretrix lusoria   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Mercenaria mercenaria   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Teredo navalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Nuttallia obscurata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Anadara ovalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Lyrodus pedicellatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Macoma petalum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Venerupis philippinarum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Petricolaria pholadiformis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Ischadium recurvum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Musculista senhousia   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Crassostrea sikamea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Anomia simplex   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Anadara transversa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Bivalves Crassostrea virginica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Tenellia adspersa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Potamopyrgus antipodarum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Batillaria attramentaria   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Philine auriformis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Boonea bisuturalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Busycotypus canaliculatus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Bellamya chinensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Urosalpinx cinerea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Crepidula convexa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Sakuraeolis enosimensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Melanochlamys ezoensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Crepidula fornicata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Ocenebra inornata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Haminoea japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Littorina littorea   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Leostyletus misakiensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Littoridinops monroensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Myosotella myosotis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Tritia obsoleta   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Philine orientalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Dendronotus orientalis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Cuthona perca   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Crepidula plana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Okenia plana   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Bullia rhodostoma   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Catriona rickettsi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Spurwinkia salsa   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Littorina saxatilis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Melanoides tuberculata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Mollusks-Gastropods Guildfordia yoka   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Styela canopus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Molgula citrina   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Styela clava   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Polyclinum constellatum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Molgula ficus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Botrylloides giganteus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Corella inflata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Perophora japonica   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Diplosoma listerianum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Molgula manhattensis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Bostrichobranchus pilularis   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Styela plicata   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Symplegma reptans   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Ciona robusta   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Ciona savignyi   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Botryllus schlosseri   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Ascidia sp. A   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Microcosmus squamiger   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Didemnum vexillum   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Botrylloides violaceus   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Ascidia zara   (Taxa Level - Species)
Tunicates Polyandrocarpa zorritensis   (Taxa Level - Species)

SELECT DISTINCT TXA_Group, TXA_Binomial, TXA_Name, TXA_ReleaseDate, 'Taxa Level -' as type, Codes.COD_Long as other, TXA_Level, Taxonomy.TXA_ITIS, Taxonomy.TXA_ExpReleaseDate FROM Codes INNER JOIN Taxonomy ON Codes.COD_ID = Taxonomy.TXA_Level INNER JOIN Distributions ON Taxonomy.TXA_ITIS = Distributions.TXA_ITIS INNER JOIN Regions ON Regions.REG_ID = Distributions.REG_ID WHERE REG_State = 'CA' AND INV_InvStatus = 'Def' AND TXA_ReleaseDate <= CURDATE() ORDER BY TXA_Group, type DESC, TXA_Name;


Fofonoff PW, Ruiz GM, Steves B, Simkanin C, & Carlton JT. .
National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System.
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