The Cephalopods of the northeastern coast of America. Part I. The gigantic squids (Architeuthis) and their allies; with observations on similar large species from foreign localities
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Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Sciences, 5 (5)
14 plates. Verrill, 1879-1880
Taxon Validity: [fide Verrill (1879-1880:197)]. Type species: Megaloteuthis harveyi Kent, 1874 by monotypy
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