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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma giganteum Lesueur, 1815 
AphiaID: 719852

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunicata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaliacea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosomatinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma Péron, 1804
Source  original description Lesueur, M. 1815. Mémoire sur l'organisation des Pyrosomes, et sur la place qu'ils semblent devoir occuper dans une classification naturelle. Nouveau Bulletin des Sciences par la Société Philomatique, Paris 4: 70-74. [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma giganteum var. atlanticum Péron, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrosoma atlanticum Péron, 1804
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (140 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:719852
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2013-02-23 13:54:58Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Pyrosoma giganteum. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=719852 on 2014-09-02
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