Trunk compact, up to 1.3 mm long (Oikopleura dioica). Buccal glands spherical and small. Dioecious. Testis or ovary adjoining the coil of the gut hemispherically. Tail with 2 spindle-shaped subchordal cells arranged in a line, musculature narrow.
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Subphylum Urochordata Class Appendicularia Family Oikopleuridae Subfamily Oikopleurinae Genus Oikopleura Subgenus Vexillaria Species Oikopleura dioica
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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