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Octopus megalocyathus  Gould, 1852
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556143

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Enteroctopus megalocyathus (Gould, 1852)
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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: Octopus megalocyathus    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gould, A. A.  
  Publication Date: 1852   
  Article/Chapter Title: Mollusca and Shells   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: United States Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838-1842, 12   
  Page(s): 1-510   
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  Notes: atlas of 52 plates.   
  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Johnson, R. I.  
  Publication Date: 1964   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Recent Mollusca of Augustus Addison Gould   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 239   
  Page(s): 182   
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  Reference for: Octopus megalocyathus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robson, G. C.  
  Publication Date: 1929   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Monograph of the Recent Cephalopoda. Part I. Octopodinae   
  Page(s): 1-236   
  Publisher: British Museum   
  Publication Place: London, England   
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  Notes: 89 figures, 7 plates   
  Reference for: Octopus megalocyathus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Robson (1929:176)]. Repository: Type lost [fide Johnson (1964:32)]. Type Locality: Orange Harbor, Tierra del Fuego  
 

 

   

 
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