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Octopus piscatorum  Verrill, 1879
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82594

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Benthoctopus piscatorum (Verrill, 1879)
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Octopus piscatorum    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus piscatorum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robson, G. C.  
  Publication Date: 1932   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Monograph of the Recent Cephalopoda. Part II. The Octopoda   
  Page(s): 359   
  Publisher: British Museum   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: 79 figures, 6 plates. Year 1932a.   
  Reference for: Octopus piscatorum   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Roper, C. F. E. and M. J. Sweeney  
  Publication Date: 1978   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A catalog of the type-specimens of Recent Cephalopoda in the National Museum of Natural History. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 278   
  Page(s): 1-19   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus piscatorum   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Verrill, A. E.  
  Publication Date: 1879   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 7   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Journal of Science and Arts, (series 3) 18 (58)   
  Page(s): 468-470   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: Year 1879b.   
  Reference for: original description   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Robson (1932:224)]. Repository: NMNH Holotype 574641 [fide Roper and Sweeney (1978)]. Type Locality: Le Have Bank, Nova Scotia  
 

 

   

 
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