Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Cephalochordata > Class Leptocardii > Family Branchiostomidae > Genus Branchiostoma

Branchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas, 1774)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Branchiostomaaccepted genus name
Amphioxus Yarrell, 1836 synonym

Species group names

Amphioxus lanceolatus Pallas synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): lansettfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: lancetfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: lancetvisje sources: Wittoeck, Jan
 English: lancelet sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Lancelet sources: Charles Hussey
 French: amphioxus; lancelet sources: Degraer S., J. Wittoeck, W. Appeltans, K. Cooreman, T. Deprez, H. Hillewaert, K. Hostens, J. Mees, E. Vanden Berghe & M. Vincx (2006). The macrobenthos atlas of the Belgian part of the North Sea. Belgian Science Policy. D/2005/1191/3. ISBN 90-810081-6-1. 164 pp.;Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.
 German: Lanzettfischchen; Lanzettierchen sources: Unterwasser-Welt Ostsee;Degraer S., J. Wittoeck, W. Appeltans, K. Cooreman, T. Deprez, H. Hillewaert, K. Hostens, J. Mees, E. Vanden Berghe & M. Vincx (2006). The macrobenthos atlas of the Belgian part of the North Sea. Belgian Science Policy. D/2005/1191/3. ISBN 90-810081-6-1. 164 pp.
 Norwegian Bokmål: lansettfisk
 Norwegian Nynorsk: lansettfisk
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): lansettfisk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: lansettfisk

Literature

basis of record

van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalochordata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357

basis of record

Poss, S.G. & H.T. Boschung (1996). Lancelets (Cephalochordata: Branchiostomatidae): How many species are valid? Isr. J. Zool 42 (Suppl):S13-S66

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms

Genbank

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External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF

Citation

WoRMS (2012). Branchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas, 1774). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104906

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