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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma Péron, 1804 
AphiaID: 137224

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunicata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaliacea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatinae Lahille, 1888
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipleurosoma Brooks, 1906 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Péron, F. 1804. Mémoire sur le nouveau genre Pyrosoma. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 4 (12): 437-446. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma aherniosum Seeliger, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma godeauxi van Soest, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma ovatum Neumann, 1909

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma (Pyrostremma) Garstang, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma Garstang, 1929
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma (Pyrostremma) spinosum Herdman, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma agassizi Ritter & Byxbee, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma agassizi (Ritter & Byxbee, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma benthica Monniot & Monniot, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma elegans Lesueur, 1813 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma ellipticum (Brooks, 1906) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma excelsior Perrier, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma giganteum Lesueur, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma rufum Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma sedentarum Sebastian, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma spinosum Herdman, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma triangulum Neumann, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma verticillatum Neumann, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomella verticillata (Neumann, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma vitjasi Ivanova-Kazas, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma agassizi (Ritter & Byxbee, 1905)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137224
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-02-22 10:45:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2013-02-23 13:54:58Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Pyrosoma. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137224 on 2014-10-20
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