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Velodona togata  Chun, 1915
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557224

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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  
                                  SubfamilyEledoninae Grimpe, 1921  
                                     GenusVelodona Chun, 1915  
                                        SpeciesVelodona togata Chun, 1915  
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                                           Subspecies Velodona togata capensis Robson, 1924  
                                           Subspecies Velodona togata togata Chun, 1915  
       

 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: Velodona togata    
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chun, C.  
  Publication Date: 1915   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Cephalopoden. Myopsida, Octopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Wissebschaftliche ergebnisse der deutschen tiefsee expedition auf dem dampfer "Valdivia" 1898-1899, 18 (2)   
  Page(s): 405-552   
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  Notes: 414 figures, 34 plates.   
  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: Velodona togata   
       
  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: Velodona togata   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Robson (1932a:284)]. Repository: ZMB Holotype. Type Locality: North of Zanzibar [?]  
 

 

   

 
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