Trunk compact, up to 4.0 mm long (Oikopleura gaussica). Buccal glands spherical and small. Gonads valve-shaped, encircling the stomach laterally when ripe. Tail with a tight double line of polygonal subchordal cells, musculature narrow.
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Subphylum Urochordata Class Appendicularia Family Oikopleuridae Subfamily Oikopleurinae Genus Oikopleura Subgenus Vexillaria Species Oikopleura gaussica
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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