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Octopus dofleini  (Wülker, 1910)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82596

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): North Pacific giant octopus [English]
 
  Valid Name: Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - subsequent 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 dofleini    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: American Malacological Society, 1989, database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gleadall, I. G. / T. Okutani, R. K. O'Dor and T. Kubodera, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Identification of the long-ligula octopuses of Japan: a status report   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Recent Advances in Cephalopod Fisheries Biology   
  Page(s): 145-158   
  Publisher: Tokai University Press   
  Publication Place: Tokyo, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hochberg, F. G. / P. V. Scott and J. A. Blake, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Class Cephalopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and the western Santa Barbara Channel. Volume 8 The Mollusca Part 1, The Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda, Bivalvia and Cephalopoda   
  Page(s): 1-250   
  Publisher: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: Class Cephalopoda, pages 175-236   
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nesis, K. N.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cephalopods of the World: Squids, Cuttlefishes, Octopuses, and Allies   
  Page(s): 351   
  Publisher: T. F. H. Publications   
  Publication Place: Neptune City, NJ, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  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   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wülker, G.  
  Publication Date: 1910   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ueber Japanische Cephalopoden. Beitrage zur kenntnis der systematik und anatomie der dibranchiaten   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Abhandlungen der mathematische-physikalische Klasse der Koeniglich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 3 (Suppl. 1)   
  Page(s): 1-77   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: 3 figs   
  Reference for: Octopus dofleini   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide Hochberg (1998:204)]. Repository: UMM Holotype; specimen no longer extant [fide Gleadall (1993:148)]. Type Locality: Hokkaido, Japan  
 

 

   

 
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