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Architeuthis  Steenstrup, 1857 in Harting, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82392

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Architeuthis harveyi (Kent, 1874)
    Architeuthis princeps Verrill, 1875
    Steenstrupia Kirk, 1882
    Architeuthus Steenstrup, 1857
    Plectoteuthis Owen, 1881
    Mouchezis Velain, 1877
    Megateuthis Hilgendorf, 1880
    Megaloteuthis Kent, 1874
    Dubioteuthis Joubin, 1900
    Dinoteuthis More, 1875
    Megaloteuthis harveyi Kent, 1874
    Steenstrupia stockii Kirk, 1882
    Architeuthis longimanus Kirk, 1888
  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  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, nŠutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderTeuthida Naef, 1916  
                            SuborderOegopsina D'Orbigny, 1845  
                               FamilyArchiteuthidae Pfeffer, 1900  
                                  GenusArchiteuthis Steenstrup, 1857 in Harting, 1860  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Architeuthis dux Steenstrup in Harting, 1860  
                                     Species Architeuthis hartingii (Verrill, 1875)  
                                     Species Architeuthis japonica Pfeffer, 1912  
                                     Species Architeuthis kirkii Robson, 1887  
                                     Species Architeuthis physeteris (Joubin, 1900)  
                                     Species Architeuthis sanctipauli (Velain, 1877)  
                                     Species Architeuthis verrilli Kirk, 1882  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Architeuthis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Architeuthis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Harting, P.  
  Publication Date: 1860   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description de quelques fragments de deux Cephalopodes gigantesques   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam, 9 (1)   
  Page(s): 16   
  Publisher: Akademie van Wetenschappen   
  Publication Place: Amsterdam, Netherlands   
  Notes: 3 plates. Published separately; Journal's actual date is from 1861   
  Reference for: Architeuthis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hoyle, W. E.  
  Publication Date: 1910   
  Article/Chapter Title: A list of the generic names of Dibranchiate Cephalopoda with their type species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft, 32   
  Page(s): 407-413   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Architeuthis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Steenstrup, J.  
  Publication Date: 1857   
  Article/Chapter Title: Oplysninger om Atlanterhavets colossale Blacksprutter   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Forhandlinger ved de Skandinaviske Naturforskeres Syvende Mode, 7   
  Page(s): 182-185   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Architeuthis   
  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: Architeuthis   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Hoyle (1910b:408)]. Type species: Architeuthis dux Steenstrup In Harting, 1860 by subsequent designation of Hoyle (1910b:408)]  



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