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Loligo africana  (Adam, 1950)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 555977

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Alloteuthis africana Adam, 1950
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, náutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderTeuthida Naef, 1916  
                            SuborderMyopsina Orbigny, 1841  
                               FamilyLoliginidae Lesueur, 1821  
                                  GenusLoligo Lamarck, 1798  
                                     SubgenusLoligo (Alloteuthis) Wülker, 1920  
                                        SpeciesLoligo africana (Adam, 1950)  
       

 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: Loligo africana    
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Adam, W.  
  Publication Date: 1950   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notes sur les Cephalopodes, XXII.- Deux nouvelles especes de la cote africaine occidentale   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin du Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, 26 (45)   
  Page(s): 1-9   
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  Notes: Year 1950b.   
  Reference for: Loligo africana   
       
  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: Loligo africana   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vecchione, M. J., T. F. Brakoniecki, Y. Natsukari and R. T. Hanlon / N. A. Voss et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: A provisional generic classification of the family Loliginidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biogeography of Cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 586 (I-II)   
  Page(s): 215-222   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
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  Reference for: Loligo africana   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Vecchione et al. (1998)]. Repository: IRSNB I.G. 16.808. Type Locality: 0 03'S, 9 07'E (southeast Atlantic)  
    subgenus: Alloteuthis author: Wuelker, 1920  
 

 

   

 
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