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Eledone moschata  (Lamarck, 1798)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556275

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Octopus moschatus Lamarck, 1798
    Eledona moschata Risso, 1854
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  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, náutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderOctobrachia Fioroni, 1981  
                         OrderOctopoda Leach, 1818  
                            SuborderIncirrina Grimpe, 1916  
                               FamilyOctopodidae D'Orbigny, 1839-1842 in Férussac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848  
                                  SubfamilyEledoninae Grimpe, 1921  
                                     GenusEledone Leach, 1817  
                                        SpeciesEledone moschata (Lamarck, 1798)  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Eledone moschata    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lamarck, J. B.  
  Publication Date: 1798   
  Article/Chapter Title: Extrait d'un Memoire sur le genre de la seche, du Calmar et Poulpe, vulgairement nommmes, Polypes de Mer   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin des Sciences, par la Societe Philomatique, 2 (5)   
  Page(s): 129-131   
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  Reference for: Eledone moschata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lu, C. C., R. Boucher-Rodoni and A. Tillier  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalogue of types of recent Cephalopoda in the Museum national d'Histoire Naturelle (France)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin du Museum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, (series 4) 17 (3-4)   
  Page(s): 307-343   
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  Reference for: Eledone moschata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robson, G. C.  
  Publication Date: 1932   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Monograph of the Recent Cephalopoda. Part II. The Octopoda   
  Page(s): 359   
  Publisher: British Museum   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Notes: 79 figures, 6 plates. Year 1932a.   
  Reference for: Eledone moschata   
  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: Eledone moschata   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Robson (1932:259)]. Repository: MNHN Holotype; specimen not found [fide Lu et al. (1995)]. Type Locality: Type Locality not indicated  



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