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Ptychodera erythraea  Spengel, 1893
Taxonomic Serial No.: 993479

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                      SpeciesPtychodera erythraea Spengel, 1893  

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  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 erythraea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Spengel, J. W.  
  Publication Date: 1893   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Enteropneusten des Golfes von Neapel und der Angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologischen Station zu Neapel, Monographie 18   
  Page(s): xii+756   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Willey, Arthur  
  Publication Date: 1899   
  Article/Chapter Title: Enteropneusta from the South Pacific, with notes on the West Indian Species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological results based on material from New Briton, New Guinea, Loyalty Islands and elsewhere, collected during the years 1895, 1896 and 1897. Part III, no. 16   
  Page(s): 223-331   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ptychodera erythraea   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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