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salp

a free-living planktonic TUNICATE with no larval stage. The nervous system is degenerate and the gill clefts lack longitudinal bars.
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2 Salp Salpidae 2 Fig sponge Suberites ficus 30 Finger sponge Haliclona oculata 1 Stomachs with chum and prey 95 Stomachs with chum only 45 Empty stomachs 206 Total stomachs with prey 568 Total stomachs sampled 819 Total weight Prey species (g) Sand lance Ammodytes (spp.
Siphonophora, Heteropoda, Copepoda, Euphausiacea, Chaetognatha and Salpidae.