Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Gnathostomulida > Order Filospermoidea > Family Pterognathiidae > Genus Pterognathia

Pterognathia swedmarki Sterrer, 1966

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PterognathiaSterrer, 1966accepted genus name

Species group names

Pterognathia swedmarkii Sterrer, 1966 orthographic variant
Pterognathia swedmarkii Sterrer, 1966 synonym


original description

Sterrer, W. (1966). Gnathostoula paradoxa und Vertreter von Pterognathia (ein neues Gnathostomuliden-Genus) von der schwedischen Westküste []. Arkiv för Zoologi, Serie 2, 18(16): 405-413

basis of record

van der Land, J. (2001). Gnathostomulida, 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. 151

additional source

Sterrer, W. (1969). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Gnathostomulida I. Anatomie und Morphologie des Genus Pterognathia Sterrer. Arkiv för Zoologi , Serie 2, 22(1): 1-125.

additional source

UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.



External Links

Link To GBIF


Sterrer, W. (2011). Pterognathia swedmarki Sterrer, 1966. 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:114752




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