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Cunjevoi

 
Introduction:

The Cunjevoi is a sea squirt found around the edge of the low-tide mark that often forms mats over the rocks. The Cunjevoi is sometimes covered in green or brown algae and has a tough brown exterior or 'tunic'.

Size:

30 cm

Habitat:

Cunjevois live on intertidal rocky shores.

Feeding and Diet:

During high tide, the Cunjevoi feeds on plankton as water is pumped in and out of its siphons.
Related Objects:

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(c) assumed Australian Museum.

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Y.2083 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - no locality data ,
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Y.2054 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, Munganno Point , (37 6' 12" S , 149 55' 42" E), 18 Sep 1985

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

G.12210 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, inside Jervis Bay , (35 4' S , 150 43' E), 20 Mar 1898 , cited
Y.2004 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Arrawarra , (30 4' S , 153 12' E),
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(c) assumed Australian Museum.

J.3866 - Asterodiscides truncatus (Coleman, 1911) - Australia, New South Wales, 4-6.4 km east of Botany Bay , (34 1' S , 151 19' E), 1921
Y.2781 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - no locality data ,
Y.2050 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, Munganno Point , (37 6' 12" S , 149 55' 42" E), 26 Mar 1985
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Y.2046 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Jervis Bay , (35 3' S , 150 44' E), 10 Aug 1984
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Y.2782 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - no locality data ,
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Y.2721 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - No data, for exhibition ,
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Y.2623 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Forster, south east of Bennett Head , (32 11' 10" S , 152 32' 18" E), 19 Mar 2003
Y.1996 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Hacking , (34 4' S , 151 8' E), 1974
Y.2172 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Harbord, rocks below RSL club , (33 47' S , 151 17' 42" E), 14 Aug 1971
U.381 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Middle Harbour, Chinamans Beach , (33 49' S , 151 14' 54" E), 28 Sep 1909
Y.2005 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Victoria, Wilsons Promontory , (39 2' 53" S , 146 23' 19" E),
U.3857 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Green Cape, Marrawah , (40 54' S , 144 39' E), 29 Jan 1955
Y.2456 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, south end of No.3 Jetty, Port Kembla Outer Harbour , (34 28' 36" S , 150 54' 30" E), 16 May 2000

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

G.992 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Ballina , (28 52' S , 153 35' E),
Y.2573 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Brotherson Dock Berth 1/1A, Botany Bay , (33 58' 18" S , 151 12' 24" E), 19 Oct 1998
Y.2572 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Botany Bay, eastern side of Airport Third Runway , (33 57' 30" S , 151 11' 24" E), 22 Oct 1998
Y.1997 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Hacking, Maianbar , (34 5' S , 151 8' E), 1974
Y.2682 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, north end of No.4 Jetty, Port Kembla Outer Harbour , (34 28' 15" S , 150 54' 6" E), 16 May 2000
Y.2053 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, Red Point , (37 6' 12" S , 149 57' 6" E), 12 Jul 1984
Y.2381 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Bottle and Glass Rocks , (33 50' 50" S , 151 16' 17" E), 15 May 2001
Y.2362 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Bottle and Glass Rocks , (33 50' 49" S , 151 16' 16" E), 6 Jun 2001
Y.2361 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Chowder Bay , (33 50' 28" S , 151 15' 19" E), 6 Jun 2001
Y.2343 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Garden Island north , (33 51' 48" S , 151 13' 44" E), 21 May 2001
Y.2086 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, east side of Middle Head , (33 49' 36" S , 151 16' 6" E), 1981
Y.2084 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Roches Beach, rocky outcrop , (42 52' S , 147 37' E), 2 Dec 1974

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

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Y.2059 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, Munganno Point , (37 6' 12" S , 149 55' 42" E), 10 Oct 1984
Y.2382 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Gore Cove north , (33 50' 25" S , 151 11' 8" E), 23 May 2001
Y.2052 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, north end of Aslings Beach , (37 3' 24" S , 149 56' 30" E), 13 Jul 1984
Y.2184 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Hacking , (34 4' S , 151 8' E), 20 Sep 1975
Y.1994 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Cronulla, off Oak Park , (34 4' S , 151 9' E), 21 Jun 1974
Y.1993 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Middle Head, just inside mouth of harbour , (33 49' 42" S , 151 16' 6" E), Jun 1974
Y.2332 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, off Cronulla, Port Hacking , (34 4' S , 151 9' E), 21 Dec 1974
Y.2258 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Western Australia, Princess Royal Harbour, Bramble Point , (35 2' S , 117 55' E), Jan 1988
Y.2245 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Western Australia, Princess Royal Harbour, Bramble Point , (35 2' S , 117 55' E), Jan 1988
Y.2239 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Western Australia, Princess Royal Harbour, Bramble Point , (35 2' S , 117 55' E), Jan 1988
Y.1872 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Howell Beach, Port Sorell , (41 9' 58" S , 146 33' 35" E), Oct 1958
Y.1934 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Victoria, Wilsons Promontory, Tidal River , (39 1' S , 146 19' E),
Y.1866 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Newcastle, south side of Stockton Ferry wharf , (32 55' S , 151 47' E), 13 Jan 1949
Y.1865 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Stephens, Nelsons Bay , (32 43' S , 152 8' E), 2 Mar 1948
Y.2085 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Seven Mile Beach , (42 51' S , 147 34' E), 2 Dec 1974
Y.2383 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, White Bay east , (33 51' 40" S , 151 11' 24" E), 18 Apr 2001
Y.1871 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Victoria, Hayley Reef, Lorne , (38 46' S , 143 40' E), Nov 1949
Y.1869 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Northern Territory, south arm of Wyonga River , (12 59' 53" S , 136 19' 39" E),
Y.1867 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Hacking, Ballast Leap , (34 4' S , 151 6' E), 1946
U.3865 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Howell Beach, Port Sorell , (41 9' 58" S , 146 33' 35" E), Dec 1958
U.3864 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Tasmania, Freycinet Peninsula, Sleepy Bay , (42 8' S , 148 19' E), 12 Mar 1958
U.370 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, near Port Jackson , (33 50' S , 151 20' E),
U.369 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, near Port Jackson , (33 50' S , 151 20' E),

(c) assumed Australian Museum.

G.13588 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, east of Long Reef , (33 44' S , 151 19' E), 14 Oct 1939
Y.2460 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, No.1 Products Wharf, Port Kembla Inner Harbour , (34 27' 48" S , 150 53' 39" E), 10 May 2000
Y.2384 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, White Bay east , (33 51' 40" S , 151 11' 24" E), 18 Apr 2001
Y.2455 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Inflammable Liquids Berth, Port Kembla Outer Harbour , (34 27' 57" S , 150 54' 15" E), 13 May 2000
Y.1868 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, Victoria, Port Phillip Bay , (37 58' S , 144 54' E), 1955
Y.2457 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, north end of No.4 Jetty, Port Kembla Outer Harbour , (34 28' 15" S , 150 54' 6" E), 16 May 2000
Y.2459 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, inner side of eastern breakwater, Port Kembla , (34 28' 18" S , 150 54' 42" E), 12 May 2000
Y.2571 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, western side of Airport Third Runway, Botany Bay , (33 58' S , 151 11' 12" E), 22 Oct 1998
Y.2574 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Brotherson Dock East Dolphins, Botany Bay , (33 58' 6" S , 151 13' 6" E), 20 Oct 1998
Y.2577 - Pyura stolonifera (Heller, 1878) - Australia, New South Wales, Botany Bay, Kurnell Pier (near shoreline) , (34 30" S , 151 12' 42" E), 21 Oct 1998