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Octopus quoyanus  D'Orbigny, 1834 in 1834-1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557076

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Tremoctopus violaceus Chiaie, 1830 in 1823-1831
  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: Octopus quoyanus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Octopus quoyanus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thomas, R. F.  
  Publication Date: 1977   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematics, distribution and biology of Cephalopods of the genus Tremoctopus (Octopoda: Tremoctopodidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Marine Science, 27 (3)   
  Page(s): 353-392   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: 18 figures.   
  Reference for: Octopus quoyanus   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Thomas (1977:356)]. Repository: MNHN Type; specimen not found [fide Lu et al. (1995)]. Type Locality: 24o or 26oS, 30oW of Paris (Atlantic Ocean) [fide Lu et al. (1995)]  



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