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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus australiensis Hill, 1894 
AphiaID: 266569

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 Hill J (1894) Preliminary note on a Balanoglossus from the coast of New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 2: 324. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral New Zealand [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral and Southern Great Barrier Reef [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManning-Hawkesbury [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolomon Archipelago [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolomon Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUbius hilli Kesteven, 1913 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUbius Kesteven, 1913 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo SeaLifeBase 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat They live in burrows 8-10in deep in fine tidal sand. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength Larger members of this species can reach 20cm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy B. australiensis was formerly classified as Ptychodera.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266569
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:37:03Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-08-19 16:19:09Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
  
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  Citation: Konikoff, C.; van der Land, J. (2014). Balanoglossus australiensis Hill, 1894. 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=266569 on 2014-07-31
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