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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804 
AphiaID: 137250

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma Péron, 1804
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma Péron, 1804
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipleurosoma ellipticum Brooks, 1906 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum dipleurosoma Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum echinatum Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum f. elegans Lesueur, 1815 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum hawaiiense Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum intermedium Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum paradoxum Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum triangulum Neumann, 1913 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. giganteum Lesueur, 1815 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. levatum Seeliger, 1895 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. tuberculosum Seeliger, 1895 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma benthica Monniot & Monniot, 1966 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma elegans Lesueur, 1813 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma ellipticum (Brooks, 1906) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma giganteum Lesueur, 1815 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma giganteum var. atlanticum Péron, 1804 (status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma rufum Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma triangulum Neumann, 1909 (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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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum dipleurosoma Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum echinatum Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum f. elegans Lesueur, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum hawaiiense Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum intermedium Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum paradoxum Metcalf & Hopkins, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum triangulum Neumann, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. giganteum Lesueur, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. levatum Seeliger, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum var. tuberculosum Seeliger, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verdean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (116 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Chordata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137250
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-04 16:37:03Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2013-04-07 17:53:19Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Pyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137250 on 2014-09-03
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