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Polypus gilbertianus  Berry, 1912
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556879

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Polypus gilbertianus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Berry, S. S.  
  Publication Date: 1912   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Review of the Cephalopods of western North America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, 30 (1910)   
  Page(s): 267-336   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Year 1912a. 18 figures, 25 plates.   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hochberg, F. G. / P. V. Scott and J. A. Blake, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Class Cephalopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and the western Santa Barbara Channel. Volume 8 The Mollusca Part 1, The Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda, Bivalvia and Cephalopoda   
  Page(s): 1-250   
  Publisher: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Class Cephalopoda, pages 175-236   
  Reference for: Polypus gilbertianus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sweeney, M. J., C. F. E. Roper, and F. G. Hochberg  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of the type specimens of Recent Cephalopoda described by S. Stillman Berry   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Malacologia, 29 (1)   
  Page(s): 7-19   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Polypus gilbertianus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Hochberg (1998:204)]. Repository: NMNH Holotype 214320 [fide Sweeney et al. (1988)]. Type Locality: Naha Bay, Behm Canal, Alaska  



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