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Octopodidae  D'Orbigny, 1839-1842 in Férussac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82590

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  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, 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  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Subfamily Bathypolypodinae Robson, 1929  
                                  Subfamily Eledoninae Grimpe, 1921  
                                  Subfamily Graneledoninae Voss, 1988  
                                  Subfamily Megaleledoninae Taki, 1961  
                                  Subfamily Octopodinae Grimpe, 1921  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Octopodidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Octopodidae   
  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: Octopodidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Tillier, A., and R. Boucher-Rodoni  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Férussac and d'Orbigny's "Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des Céphalopodes acétabulifères": Dates of Publication of Plates and Text   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nautilus, 107 (3)   
  Page(s): 97-103   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Octopodidae   

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  Comment: Taxon validity: [fide Tillier and Boucher-Rodoni (1993)]  



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