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Ptychodera  Eschscholtz, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158633

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                   GenusPtychodera Eschscholtz, 1825  
    Direct Children:  
                      SpeciesPtychodera asymmetrica Punnett, 1903  
                      SpeciesPtychodera bahamensis Spengel, 1893  
                      SpeciesPtychodera erythraea Spengel, 1893  
                      SpeciesPtychodera flava Eschscholtz, 1825  
                      SpeciesPtychodera pelsarti Dakin, 1916  
                      SpeciesPtychodera viridis Punnett, 1903  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ptychodera   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschscholtz, J. F.   
  Publication Date: 1825   
  Article/Chapter Title: Bericht uber die zoologische Ausbeute wáhrend der Reise von Kronstadt bis St. Peter und Paul   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Isis von Oken, vol. 16-17, heft VI (1825)   
  Page(s): 733-747   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rao, Kandula Pampapathi   
  Publication Date: 1962   
  Article/Chapter Title: Enteropneusta from the east coast of India, with a note on the probable course of distribution of Ptychodera flava   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Section B, vol. 55, no. 5   
  Page(s): 224-232   
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  Reference for: Ptychodera   

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  Comment: Hemichordate genus Ptychodera Eschscholtz, 1825 is a senior homonym of insect genus Ptychodera Reuter, 1906 (TSN 109022)  



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