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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus aurantiaca Girard, 1853 
AphiaID: 175476

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemichordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteropneusta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Enteropneusta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychoderidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus Delle Chiaje, 1829
Sources  original description Girard (1853) Stimpsonia aurantiaca, (a Balanoglossus). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 6: 367. [details]

source of synonymy Gibson, R. (2005) Nemertina DB. Liverpool John Moore University, UK [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirginian [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Hemichordata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDescription It was originally thought to be a nemertean. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Sometimes this species is referred to as 'aurantiacus'. In the original manuscript the species name is 'aurantiaca'. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:175476
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Date   action   by
2005-07-18 07:07:26Z  created  Gibson, Raymond
2010-09-22 18:11:11Z  changed  Shenkar, Noa
2011-05-06 20:29:07Z  changed  Swalla, Billie J.
2011-08-19 16:19:09Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
  
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  Citation: Konikoff, C.; Swalla, Billie J.; Shenkar, N. (2014). Balanoglossus aurantiaca Girard, 1853. In: Shenkar, N; Swalla, B.J.; van der Land, J. (2014) Hemichordata World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=175476 on 2014-09-22
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