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Styela  Fleming, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 159300

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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: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumUrochordata  – urocordado, tunicates, sea squirts, salps, ascidies  
                ClassAscidiacea  – ascidians, sessile tunicates, ascídia, ascidies, tuniqués sessiles  
                      SuborderStolidobranchia Lahille, 1887  
                         FamilyStyelidae Sluiter, 1895  
                            GenusStyela Fleming, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Styela atlantica (Van Name, 1912)  
                               Species Styela barnharti Ritter and Forsyth, 1917  
                               Species Styela clava Herdman, 1881  
                               Species Styela clavata (Pallas, 1774)  
                               Species Styela coriacea (Adler and Hancock, 1848)  
                               Species Styela gelatinosa Traustedt, 1886  
                               Species Styela gibbsii (Stimpson, 1864)  
                               Species Styela glans Herdman, 1881  
                               Species Styela grahami Sluiter, 1912  
                               Species Styela magalhaensis Michaelsen, 1898  
                               Species Styela milleri Ritter, 1907  
                               Species Styela montereyensis (Dall, 1872)  
                               Species Styela nordenskjoeldi Michaelsen, 1898  
                               Species Styela oblonga Herdman, 1881  
                               Species Styela paessleri Michaelsen, 1898  
                               Species Styela partita (Stimpson, 1852)  
                               Species Styela plicata (Lesueur, 1823)  
                               Species Styela quidni (Sluiter, 1912)  
                               Species Styela rustica (Linnaeus, 1767)  
                               Species Styela schmitti Van Name, 1945  
                               Species Styela serpentina (Sluiter, 1912)  
                               Species Styela tholiformis (Sluiter, 1912)  
                               Species Styela truncata Ritter, 1901  
                               Species Styela wandeli (Sluiter, 1911)  
                               Species Styela yakutatensis Ritter, 1901  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Styela   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wells, A., and W. W. K. Houston, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Hemichordata, Tunicata, Cephalochordata   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Catalogue of Australia, vol. 34   
  Page(s): xiii + 298   
  Publisher: CSIRO   
  Publication Place: Melbourne, Australia   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-643-06036-7   
  Reference for: Styela   

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