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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888) 
AphiaID: 137255

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 editorPyrostremmatinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostremma Garstang, 1929
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPropyrosoma spinosum (Herdman, 1888) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma (Pyrostremma) spinosum Herdman, 1888 (subgenus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma excelsior Perrier, 1886 (genus transfer and nomen oblitum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma sedentarum Sebastian, 1971 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma spinosum Herdman, 1888 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Herdman, W.A. (1888) Report on the Tunicata collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Part 3. (Pelagic Tunicata and appendix to Part 1) 27: 1-166 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant fire salp [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 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 PESI 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137255
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). Pyrostremma spinosum (Herdman, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137255 on 2014-07-29
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