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Watasenia scintillans  (Berry, 1911)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556011

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Abraliopsis scintillans Berry, 1911
    Abralia japonica Ishikawa, 1929
    Abralia nishikawae Pfeffer, 1912
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, nŠutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderTeuthida Naef, 1916  
                            SuborderOegopsina D'Orbigny, 1845  
                               FamilyEnoploteuthidae Pfeffer, 1900  
                                  GenusWatasenia Ishikawa, 1914  
                                     SpeciesWatasenia scintillans (Berry, 1911)  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Watasenia scintillans    
  Other Source(s):    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Berry, S. S.  
  Publication Date: 1911   
  Article/Chapter Title: Note on a new Abraliopsis from Japan   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nautilus, 25 (8)   
  Page(s): 93-94   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Year 1911d.   
  Reference for: Watasenia scintillans   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ishikawa, C.  
  Publication Date: 1914   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ueber eine neue art von Enoploteuthis, Enoploteuthis chunii (spec. nov.), aus Uwodu, Japanisches Meer   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the College of Agriculture, Imperial University of Tokyo, 4 (7)   
  Page(s): 401-413   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Watasenia scintillans   
  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   
  Reference for: Watasenia scintillans   
  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: Watasenia scintillans   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Ishikawa (1914)]. Repository: CASIZ Holotype 021667 [fide Sweeney et al. (1988)]. Type Locality: Japan; exact locality unknown  



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