WoRMS name details

Pterobranchia

1819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1819)

Lankester, 1877
 unaccepted (synonym)
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  1. Family Atubariidae (uncertain > nomen dubium)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Swalla, B.J.; van der Land, J. (2024). Hemichordata World Database. Pterobranchia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1819 on 2024-07-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-04-13 11:07:58Z
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2011-09-09 16:41:14Z
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basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J. & J.S. Ryland (Eds.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. <em>Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK.</em> 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Classification When originally discovered in the 1800s, many pterobranchs were initially classified as bryozoans or other organisms. [details]

Habitat 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]
LanguageName 
English sea angelspterobranchs  [details]
German Flügelkiemer  [details]
Japanese フサカツギ綱  [details]
Swedish fjädermaskar  [details]