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Enteroctopus dofleini  (Wülker, 1910)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 557227

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Octopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
    Octopus punctatus Gabb, 1862
    Octopus dofleini dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
    Octopus dofleini apollyon (Berry, 1912)
    Octopus gilbertianus (Berry, 1912)
    Octopus dofleini martini Pickford, 1964
    Polypus apollyon Berry, 1912
    Polypus dofleini Wülker, 1910
    Paroctopus asper Akimushkin, 1963
    Polypus gilbertianus Berry, 1912
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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  
                                  SubfamilyOctopodinae Grimpe, 1921  
                                     GenusEnteroctopus Rochebrune and Mabille, 1889  
                                        SpeciesEnteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Enteroctopus dofleini    
  Other Source(s):    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Coan, E. V., and A. E. Bogan  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Recent invertebrate taxa described by William More Gabb, 1839-1878   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 140   
  Page(s): 273-284   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Enteroctopus dofleini   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gleadall, I. G. / T. Okutani, R. K. O'Dor and T. Kubodera, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Identification of the long-ligula octopuses of Japan: a status report   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Recent Advances in Cephalopod Fisheries Biology   
  Page(s): 145-158   
  Publisher: Tokai University Press   
  Publication Place: Tokyo, Japan   
  Reference for: Enteroctopus dofleini   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wülker, G.  
  Publication Date: 1910   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ueber Japanische Cephalopoden. Beitrage zur kenntnis der systematik und anatomie der dibranchiaten   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Abhandlungen der mathematische-physikalische Klasse der Koeniglich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 3 (Suppl. 1)   
  Page(s): 1-77   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: 3 figs   
  Reference for: Enteroctopus dofleini   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Hochberg (1998:204)]. Repository: UMM Holotype; specimen no longer extant [fide Gleadall (1993:148)]. Type Locality: Hokkaido, Japan  



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