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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma Costa, 1834 
AphiaID: 104902

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalochordata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocardii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostomatidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostomatidae Bonaparte, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioxus Yarrell, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimax Pallas, 1774 (Preoccupied name)
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalochordata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma africae Hubbs, 1927
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma arabiae Webb, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma bazarutense Gilchrist, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma belcheri Gray, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma bennetti Boschung & Gunter, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma bermudae Hubbs, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma californiense Andrews, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma capense Gilchrist, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma caribaeum Sundevall, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma elongatum Sundevall, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma floridae Hubbs, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma gambiense Webb, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma indicum (Willey, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma japonicum
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas, 1774)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma leonense Webb, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma longirostrum Boschung, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma malayanum Webb, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma nigeriense Webb, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma platae Hubbs, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma senegalense Webb, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma tattersalli Hubbs, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma virginiae Hubbs, 1922

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma mortonense Kelly, 1966 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma haecklii Franz, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas, 1774)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma lubricum Costa, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas, 1774)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma minucauda Whitley, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma belcheri Gray, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma nakagawae Jordan & Snyder, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma japonicum
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiostoma pelagicum Gunther, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsymmetron lucayanum Andrews, 1893
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104902
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-07-13 10:07:35Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2013-05-06 11:50:34Z  checked  Nishikawa, Teruaki
  
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  Citation: Nishikawa, T. (2014). Branchiostoma Costa, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104902 on 2014-07-26
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