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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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On Ihlea magalhanica (Apstein, 1894) (Tunicata, Salpidae) and lhlea racovitzai (Van Beneden).
21.0 3.4 Fish eggs (Hirundicthys speculiger and 25.0 1.9 unidentified spp.) Cephalopoda (squid and octopus fragments 21.2 0.5 and paralarvae) Debris (plastic, styrofoam, paper, rubber, 34.6 0.3 polypropylene, etc.) Debris (wood, bird feathers) 11.5 <0.1 Salpidae 13.5 0.5 Family Sternoptychidae (hatchetfish) 7.7 0.1 Electrona sp.--Myctophidae 1.9 0.1 Gammaridea and Hyperiidea amphipods 46.2 <0.1 Thecosomate pteropods 13.5 <0.1 Cavolinia globulosa (Gray 1850) 11.5 <0.1 POLYCHAETA (polychaete worms)--Alciopidae 5.8 <0.1 ISOPODA 3.8 <0.1 MYSIDACEA--mysid 3.8 <0.1 Creseis sp.