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Opisthoteuthis medusoides  Thiele in Chun, 1915
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556672

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, nŠutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderOctobrachia Fioroni, 1981  
                         OrderOctopoda Leach, 1818  
                            SuborderCirrina Grimpe, 1916  
                               FamilyOpisthoteuthidae Verrill, 1896  
                                  GenusOpisthoteuthis Verrill, 1883  
                                     SpeciesOpisthoteuthis medusoides Thiele in Chun, 1915  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Opisthoteuthis medusoides    
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chun, C.  
  Publication Date: 1915   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Cephalopoden. Myopsida, Octopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Wissebschaftliche ergebnisse der deutschen tiefsee expedition auf dem dampfer "Valdivia" 1898-1899, 18 (2)   
  Page(s): 405-552   
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  Notes: 414 figures, 34 plates.   
  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nesis, K. N.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cephalopods of the World: Squids, Cuttlefishes, Octopuses, and Allies   
  Page(s): 351   
  Publisher: T. F. H. Publications   
  Publication Place: Neptune City, NJ, USA   
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  Reference for: Opisthoteuthis medusoides   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sweeney, M. J. and C. F. E. Roper / N. A. Voss, M. Vecchione, R. B. Toll and M. J. Sweeney, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Classification, type localities and type repositories of recent Cephalopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biogeography of Cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 586 (I-II)   
  Page(s): 561-599   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
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  Reference for: Opisthoteuthis medusoides   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: questionable generic affinity [fide Nesis (1987a:288)]. Repository: ZMB Holotype [fide Unresolved]. Type Locality: 6o39.1'S, 39o30.8'E (western Indian Ocean).  
 

 

   

 
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