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Loligo  Lamarck, 1798
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82370

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Doryteuthis Naef, 1912
    Alloteuthis Wülker, 1920
    Acrololigo Grimpe, 1921
    Acroteuthis Berry, 1913
    Acruroteuthis Berry, 1920
    Pteroteuthis Ehrenberg, 1831
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 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  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderTeuthida Naef, 1916  
                            SuborderMyopsina Orbigny, 1841  
                               FamilyLoliginidae Lesueur, 1821  
                                  GenusLoligo Lamarck, 1798  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Loligo bleekeri Keferstein, 1866  
                                     Species Loligo forbesii Steenstrup, 1856  
                                     Species Loligo gahi D'Orbigny, 1835 in 1834-1847  
                                     Species Loligo ocula Cohen, 1976 – bigeye inshore squid 
                                     Species Loligo opalescens Berry, 1911 – california market squid, opalescent inshore squid 
                                     Species Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821 – longfin inshore squid 
                                     Species Loligo pickfordi (Adam, 1954)  
                                     Species Loligo plei Blainville, 1823 – arrow squid, slender inshore squid 
                                     Species Loligo roperi Cohen, 1976 – roper squid, Roper inshore squid 
                                     Species Loligo sanpaulensis Brakoniecki, 1984  
                                     Species Loligo surinamensis Voss, 1974  
                                     Species Loligo vietnamensis Nguyen, 1994  
                                     Subgenus Loligo (Alloteuthis) Wülker, 1920  
                                     Subgenus Loligo (Doryteuthis) Naef, 1912  
                                     Subgenus Loligo (Loligo) Lamarck, 1798  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Loligo    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Loligo   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lamarck, J. B.  
  Publication Date: 1798   
  Article/Chapter Title: Extrait d'un Memoire sur le genre de la seche, du Calmar et Poulpe, vulgairement nommmes, Polypes de Mer   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin des Sciences, par la Societe Philomatique, 2 (5)   
  Page(s): 129-131   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   
  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   
  Reference for: Loligo   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Opinion 1861, ICZN (1997:59)]. Type species: Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798 by subsequent designation of Children (1823)  



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