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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterobranchia 
AphiaID: 1819

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemichordata (Phylum)
Authority Lankester, 1877
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGraptolithoidea
Rank Class
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemichordata
Sources  basis of record UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsea angelsChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpterobranchs  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorfj├Ądermaskar  [details]
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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtubaridae
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Pterobranchia of the Siboga Expedition (Harmer, 1905) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification When originally discovered in the 1800s, many pterobranchs were initially classified as bryozoans or other organisms. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1819
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2006-04-13 11:07:58Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2011-08-31 21:00:22Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
2011-09-09 16:41:14Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
  
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  Citation: Konikoff, C.; van der Land, J. (2014). Pterobranchia. 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=1819 on 2014-04-19
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