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Moroteuthis pacifica  Okutani, 1983
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557037

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Moroteuthis robusta (Verrill, 1876)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Moroteuthis pacifica    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kubodera, T., and K. Tsuchiya, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of Specimens of the Class Cephalopoda (Phylum Mollusca) in the National Science Museum, Tokyo   
  Publisher: National Science Museum   
  Publication Place: Tokyo, Japan   
  Notes: unpaginated   
  Reference for: Moroteuthis pacifica   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Okutani, T.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of an oceanic squid, Moroteuthis pacifica from the North Pacific (Cephalopoda: Onychoteuthidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the National Science Museum, (series A) 9 (3)   
  Page(s): 105-112   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: 1983a. 10 figures, 1 plate   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Tsuchiya, K. and T. Okutani  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title: Growth stages of Moroteuthis robusta (Verrill, 1881) with the re-evaluation of the genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Marine Science, 49 (1-2) (1991)   
  Page(s): 137-147   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Moroteuthis pacifica   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Tsuchiya and Okutani (1992:141)]. Repository: NSMT Holotype 61210 [fide Kubodera and Tsuchiya (1993)]. Type Locality: 40o51N, 148o07'W (Pacific Ocean)  



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