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Sepia (Rhombosepion)  Rochebrune, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 573130

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

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, náutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderSepiida Zittel, 1895  
                            FamilySepiidae Leach, 1817  
                               GenusSepia Linnaeus, 1758  
                                  SubgenusSepia (Rhombosepion) Rochebrune, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Sepia acuminata Smith, 1916  
                                     Species Sepia cultrata Hoyle, 1885  
                                     Species Sepia elegans Blainville, 1827  
                                     Species Sepia hedleyi Berry, 1918  
                                     Species Sepia hieronis (Robson, 1924)  
                                     Species Sepia madokai Adam, 1939  
                                     Species Sepia opipara (Iredale, 1926)  
                                     Species Sepia orbignyana Férussac in D'Orbigny, 1826  
                                     Species Sepia reesi Adam, 1979  
                                     Species Sepia rex (Iredale, 1926)  
                                     Species Sepia vossi Khromov, 1996  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Sepia (Rhombosepion)    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Khromov, D. N., C. C. Lu, A. Guerra, Zh. Dong et al. / N. A. Voss, M. Vecchione et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: A synopsis of Sepiidae outside Australian waters (Cephalopoda: Sepioidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biogeography of Cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 586 (I-II)   
  Page(s): 77-139   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
  Notes: 599 total pages   
  Reference for: Sepia (Rhombosepion)   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rochebrune, A. T.  
  Publication Date: 1884   
  Article/Chapter Title: Etude monographique de la famille des Sepiadae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin de la Societe Philomathique de Paris, (series 7) 8 (2)   
  Page(s): 74-122   
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  Notes: Year 1884b. 4 plates.   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Khromov et al. (1998)]. Type species: Sepia rupellaria D'Orbigny, 1834 In Ferussac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848 by subsequent designation of Hoyle (1910b:412)  



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