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Octopus filosa  Howell, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556172

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Octopus filosus Howell, 1867
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
       
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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 filosa    
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Howell, S. B.   
  Publication Date: 1867   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of two new species of Cephalopods   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Journal of Conchology, 3 (2)   
  Page(s): 239-241   
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  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Spamer, E. E. and A. E. Bogan   
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of the types of neontological Mollusca of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Part 7: Cephalopoda and Scaphopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Tryonia, 24   
  Page(s): 1-13   
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  Reference for: Octopus filosa   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Voss, G. L. and R. B. Toll / N. A. Voss, M. Veccione, R. B. Toll and M. J. Sweeney, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: The systematics and nomenclatural status of the Octopodinae described from the western Atlantic Ocean   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biogeography of Cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 586 (I-II)   
  Page(s): 457-474   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
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  Reference for: Octopus filosa   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Voss and Toll (1998)]. Repository: ANSP Holotype A6450 [fide Spamer and Bogan (1992)]. Type Locality: "Santa Cruz Id." [St. Croix]  
    Gender disagreement; correction manditory  
 

 

   


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