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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquaratoridae Holland, Clague, Gordon, Gebruk, Pawson & Vecchione, 2005 
AphiaID: 258461

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 editorTorquaratoridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Enteropneusta
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquatoridae (spelling mistake)
Sources  original description Holland ND, Clague D, Gordon D, Gebruk A, Pawson D, et al. (2005) 'Lophenteropneust' hypothesis refuted by collection and photos of new deep-sea hemichordates. Nature 434: 374-376., available online at http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v434/n7031/full/nature03382.html [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllapasus Holland, Kuhnz & Osborn, 2012
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColeodesmium Osborn, Gebruk, Rogacheva, & Holland, 2013
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTergivelum Holland, Jones, Ellena, Ruhl & Smith, 2009
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquarator Holland, Clague, Gordon, Gebruk, Pawson & Vecchione, 2005
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYoda Priede, Osborn, Gebruk, Jones, Shale, Rogacheva & Holland, 2012
Environment marine
Links Checked: 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 PubMed 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Smithsonian Science Article 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Deep sea [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment The tree in Osborn et al. (2012) indicates additional unnamed genera species in this Family. They are currently being described (see Priede et al. 2012). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGroup description Osborn et al. suggests The Torquaratoridae likely evolved from near-shore ancestors, and then radiated in the deep sea. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:258461
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Date   action   by
2008-01-03 12:44:37Z  created  Decock, Wim
2011-08-17 16:27:38Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
  
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  Citation: Konikoff, C. (2014). Torquaratoridae Holland, Clague, Gordon, Gebruk, Pawson & Vecchione, 2005. 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=258461 on 2014-12-27
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