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Balanoglossus  delle Chiaje, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158628

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumHemichordata Bateson, 1885 – hemichordates, hemicordado  
             ClassEnteropneusta Gegenbaur, 1870 – acorn worms, acorn-worms, acorn-worms  
                FamilyPtychoderidae Spengel, 1893  
                   GenusBalanoglossus delle Chiaje, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                      Species Balanoglossus apertus (Spengel, 1893)  
                      Species Balanoglossus aurantiacus (Girard, 1853)  
                      Species Balanoglossus australiensis (Hill, 1895)  
                      Species Balanoglossus biminiensis (Willey, 1899)  
                      Species Balanoglossus capensis (Gilchrist, 1908)  
                      Species Balanoglossus carnosus (Willey, 1899)  
                      Species Balanoglossus catharinensis Sawaya and Forneris, 1953  
                      Species Balanoglossus clavigerus delle Chiaje, 1829  
                      Species Balanoglossus eufrosinoi Sawaya and Forneris, 1953  
                      Species Balanoglossus gigas (Fr. Müller in Spengel, 1893)  
                      Species Balanoglossus hydrocephalus van der Horst, 1940  
                      Species Balanoglossus jamaicensis (Willey, 1899)  
                      Species Balanoglossus misakiensis Kuwano, 1902  
                      Species Balanoglossus natalensis (Gilchrist, 1908)  
                      Species Balanoglossus nonatoi Sawaya and Forneris, 1953  
                      Species Balanoglossus numeensis Maser, 1913  
                      Species Balanoglossus occidentalis Ritter, 1902  
                      Species Balanoglossus protorogonius Belichov, 1928  
                      Species Balanoglossus robinii Giard, 1882  
                      Species Balanoglossus salmoneus Giard, 1882  
                      Species Balanoglossus simodensis Miyamoto and Saito, 2007  
                      Species Balanoglossus stephensoni van der Horst, 1937  
                      Species Balanoglossus studiosorum van der Horst, 1940  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Balanoglossus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): delle Chiaje, Stefano  
  Publication Date: 1829   
  Article/Chapter Title: Memoria III, su il Balanoglosso, le Sertolarie, le Coralline, le Spugne e gli Alcioni. Capitolo I, Balanoglosso   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memorie sulla storia e notomia degli animali senza vertebre del Regno di Napoli, vol. 4   
  Page(s): 117-120   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ritter, Wm. E.  
  Publication Date: 1902   
  Article/Chapter Title: Review: A Revised Classification of the Enteropneusta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The American Naturalist, vol. 36, no. 427   
  Page(s): 590-591   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Balanoglossus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Originally published as 'Balanoglosso,' this has universally been corrected to Balanoglossus  



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