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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaccoglossus bromophenolosus King, Giray & Kornfield, 1994

marine, fresh, terrestrial
King GM, Giray C, Kornfield I (1994). A new hemichordate, Saccoglossus bromophenolosus (Hemichordata: Enteropneusta: Harrimaniidae) from North America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 107: 383-390., available online at http://biostor.org/reference/81232 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species has been found in the cold...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species has been found in the cold temperate northwest Atlantic and the cold temperate northeast Pacific. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is derived from...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is derived from 2,4-dibromophenol and the Latin suffix -osus. [details]
Konikoff, C.; Swalla, Billie J.; van der Land, J. (2011). Saccoglossus bromophenolosus King, Giray & Kornfield, 1994. In: Shenkar, N.; Swalla, B.J.; van der Land, J. (2017). Hemichordata World Database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hemichordata/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158484 on 2017-12-16

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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2006-04-18 12:43:45Z
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2008-01-04 16:37:03Z
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2011-05-06 20:29:07Z
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2011-08-19 16:19:09Z
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original description King GM, Giray C, Kornfield I (1994). A new hemichordate, Saccoglossus bromophenolosus (Hemichordata: Enteropneusta: Harrimaniidae) from North America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 107: 383-390., available online at http://biostor.org/reference/81232 [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species has been found in the cold temperate northwest Atlantic and the cold temperate northeast Pacific. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is derived from 2,4-dibromophenol and the Latin suffix -osus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat They are benthic and live in burrows. They can be found in subtidal zones, or in silty sand in intertidal zones. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength S. bromophenolosus can attain a length up to 20cm. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet mucusciliary feeders, but also swallow a considerable amount of sand and presumably obtain nourishment from detritus ingested at the same time [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate but may be indistinguishable externally; fertilization is external (dispersed in water) [details]
 


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