WoRMS name details

Pterobranchia

1819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1819)

Lankester, 1877
 unaccepted (synonym)
Class
Family Atubaridae
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Shenkar, N.; Swalla, B.J.; van der Land, J. (2018). Hemichordata World Database. Pterobranchia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1819 on 2018-04-26
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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db_admin
2006-04-13 11:07:58Z
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2011-08-31 21:00:22Z
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2011-09-09 16:41:14Z
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basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Classification When originally discovered in the 1800s, many pterobranchs were initially classified as bryozoans or other organisms. [details]

Habitat Many pterobranch species have been found in Antarctic regions and colder waters, but they have also been found in warmer waters at lower latitudes. [details]
 



LanguageName 
English sea angelspterobranchs  [details]
Japanese フサカツギ  [details]
Swedish fjädermaskar  [details]