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Grimpella thaumastocheir  Robson, 1928
Taxonomic Serial No.: 556688

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                      SuperorderOctobrachia Fioroni, 1981  
                         OrderOctopoda Leach, 1818  
                            SuborderIncirrina Grimpe, 1916  
                               FamilyOctopodidae D'Orbigny, 1839-1842 in Férussac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848  
                                  SubfamilyBathypolypodinae Robson, 1929  
                                     GenusGrimpella Robson, 1928  
                                        SpeciesGrimpella thaumastocheir Robson, 1928  
       

 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: Grimpella thaumastocheir    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robson, G. C.  
  Publication Date: 1928   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the giant octopus of New Zealand, with remarks on the systematic value of the octopod web   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1928 (1)   
  Page(s): 257-264   
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  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robson, G. C.  
  Publication Date: 1932   
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  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   
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  Notes: 79 figures, 6 plates. Year 1932a.   
  Reference for: Grimpella thaumastocheir   
       
  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: Grimpella thaumastocheir   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Voss, G. L. / M. R. Clarke and E. R. Trueman, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Evolution and phylogenetic relationships of deep-sea octopods (Cirrata and Incirrata)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Mollusca, Volume 12, Paleontology and Neontology of Cephalopoda   
  Page(s): 355   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: San Diego, CA, USA   
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  Reference for: Grimpella thaumastocheir   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: Valid species? [fide Voss (1988b:269)]. Repository: BMNH Holotype 1928.4.3.5 [fide J.A. Freeman (pers. comm.)] [see Robson (1932a:pl 4 fig 2)]. Type Locality: Port Lincoln, South Australia.  
 

 

   

 
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