WoRMS taxon details

Cranchiidae Prosch, 1847

11774  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:11774)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Cranchiinae Prosch, 1847
  » Genus Cranchia Leach, 1817
    » Species Cranchia scabra Leach, 1817
    » Species Cranchia globula Berry, 1909 represented as Cranchia (Liocranchia) globula Berry, 1909
    » Subgenus Cranchia (Liocranchia) Pfeffer, 1884 accepted as Liocranchia Pfeffer, 1884
      » Species Cranchia (Liocranchia) globula Berry, 1909 (taxon inquirendum)
    » Subgenus Cranchia (Owenia) Prosch, 1849 accepted as Teuthowenia Chun, 1910 (original rank as subgenus; junior homonym of Owenia delle Chiaje, 1844 [Polychaeta]; Teuthowenia is a replacement name)
      » Species Cranchia (Owenia) megalops Prosch, 1849 accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849) (original combination)
    » Species Cranchia armata (Joubin, 1898) accepted as Galiteuthis armata Joubin, 1898
    » Species Cranchia bonelliana Férussac, 1834 accepted as Histioteuthis bonnellii (Férussac, 1834) (misspelling of specific epithet)
    » Species Cranchia bonnellii Férussac, 1834 accepted as Histioteuthis bonnellii (Férussac, 1834) (original combination)
    » Species Cranchia hispida Pfeffer, 1884 accepted as Cranchia scabra Leach, 1817 (synonym)
    » Species Cranchia maculata Leach, 1817 accepted as Teuthowenia maculata (Leach, 1817) (original combination)
    » Species Cranchia minima d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835 accepted as Idiosepius minimus (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835) (original combination)
    » Species Cranchia tenuitentaculeta Pfeffer, 1884 accepted as Cranchia scabra Leach, 1817 (synonym)
  » Genus Leachia Lesueur, 1821
  » Genus Liocranchia Pfeffer, 1884
Genus Enigmocranchia Kubodera & Okutani, 2014
Subfamily Taoniinae Pfeffer, 1912
  » Genus Bathothauma Chun, 1906
    » Species Bathothauma lyromma Chun, 1906
  » Genus Egea Joubin, 1933
    » Species Egea inermis Joubin, 1933
  » Genus Galiteuthis Joubin, 1898
    » Species Galiteuthis armata Joubin, 1898
    » Species Galiteuthis glacialis (Chun, 1906)
    » Species Galiteuthis pacifica (Robson, 1948)
    » Species Galiteuthis phyllura Berry, 1911
    » Species Galiteuthis suhmi (Hoyle, 1886)
    » Species Galiteuthis suhmi (Lankester, 1884) (nomen dubium)
    » Species Galiteuthis armatus Joubin, 1898 accepted as Galiteuthis armata Joubin, 1898 (misspelling)
    » Species Galiteuthis aspera Filippova, 1972 accepted as Galiteuthis glacialis (Chun, 1906) (synonym)
    » Species Galiteuthis suhmii Chun, 1910 accepted as Galiteuthis armata Joubin, 1898 (synonym)
  » Genus Helicocranchia Massy, 1907
    » Species Helicocranchia joubini (Voss, 1962)
    » Species Helicocranchia papillata (Voss, 1960)
    » Species Helicocranchia pfefferi Massy, 1907
    » Species Helicocranchia beebei Robson, 1948 accepted as Helicocranchia pfefferi Massy, 1907 (synonym)
    » Species Helicocranchia fisheri Berry, 1909 accepted as Megalocranchia fisheri (Berry, 1909) (original combination)
  » Genus Liguriella Issel, 1908
  » Genus Megalocranchia Pfeffer, 1884
    » Species Megalocranchia fisheri (Berry, 1909)
    » Species Megalocranchia maxima Pfeffer, 1884
    » Species Megalocranchia oceanica (Voss, 1960)
    » Species Megalocranchia abyssicola (Goodrich, 1896) (taxon inquirendum)
    » Species Megalocranchia corona (Berry, 1920) (taxon inquirendum)
    » Species Megalocranchia megalops (Prosch, 1849) accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849)
    » Species Megalocranchia papillata Voss, 1962 accepted as Helicocranchia papillata (Voss, 1960) (original combination)
    » Species Megalocranchia pardus Berry, 1916 accepted as Liguriella pardus (Berry, 1916) (original combination)
    » Species Megalocranchia richardsoni Dell, 1959 accepted as Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910) (synonym)
    » Species Megalocranchia speculator (Chun, 1906) accepted as Megalocranchia abyssicola (Goodrich, 1896) (synonym)
  » Genus Mesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925
  » Genus Sandalops Chun, 1906
    » Species Sandalops melancholicus Chun, 1906
    » Species Sandalops ecthambus Berry, 1920 accepted as Sandalops melancholicus Chun, 1906 (uncertain synonym)
    » Species Sandalops pathopsis Berry, 1920 accepted as Sandalops melancholicus Chun, 1906 (uncertain synonym)
  » Genus Taonius Steenstrup, 1861
    » Species Taonius belone (Chun, 1906)
    » Species Taonius borealis (Nesis, 1972)
    » Species Taonius pavo (Lesueur, 1821)
    » Species Taonius richardi Joubin, 1895 (taxon inquirendum)
    » Species Taonius abyssicola Goodrich, 1896 accepted as Megalocranchia abyssicola (Goodrich, 1896) (original combination)
    » Species Taonius megalops (Prosch, 1849) accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849)
    » Species Taonius suhmi Hoyle, 1886 accepted as Galiteuthis suhmi (Hoyle, 1886) (original combination)
    » Species Taonius tenera (Verrill [in 1880-1881], 1881) accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849) (synonym)
  » Genus Teuthowenia Chun, 1910

Genus Euzygaena Chun, 1910 (nomen dubium, substitute name for Zygaenopsis Rochebrune, 1884)
Genus Hensenioteuthis Pfeffer, 1900 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Hensenioteuthis joubini Pfeffer, 1900 (nomen dubium)
Genus Loligopsis Lamarck, 1812 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Loligopsis zygaena Vérany, 1851 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Loligopsis guttata Grant, 1833 accepted as Leachia cyclura Lesueur, 1821 (synonym)
Genus Parateuthis Thiele, 1921 (nomen dubium)
Genus Phasmatopsis Rochebrune, 1884 (nomen dubium)
Genus Procalistes Lankester, 1884 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Procalistes suhmi Lankester, 1884 (nomen dubium)
Genus Zygaenopsis Rochebrune, 1884 (nomen dubium, Invalid: junior homonym of Zygaenopsis Felder, 1874 [Lepidoptera]; Zygocranchia and Euzygaena are replacement names)
  » Species Zygaenopsis pacifica Issel, 1908 accepted as Leachia pacifica (Issel, 1908) (original combination)
Genus Zygocranchia Hoyle, 1909 (nomen dubium, non-valid name)

Genus Anomalocranchia Robson, 1924 accepted as Teuthowenia Chun, 1910 (synonym)
Genus Ascocranchia Voss, 1962 accepted as Helicocranchia Massy, 1907
  » Species Ascocranchia joubini Voss, 1962 accepted as Helicocranchia joubini (Voss, 1962) (original combination)
Genus Belonella Lane, 1957 accepted as Taonius Steenstrup, 1861 (synonym; replacement name for Toxeuma Chun, 1906)
Genus Carynoteuthis Voss, 1960 accepted as Megalocranchia Pfeffer, 1884 (synonym)
  » Species Carynoteuthis oceanica Voss, 1960 accepted as Megalocranchia oceanica (Voss, 1960) (original combination)
Genus Corynomma Chun, 1906 accepted as Megalocranchia Pfeffer, 1884 (synonym)
Genus Crystalloteuthis Chun, 1906 accepted as Galiteuthis Joubin, 1898 (synonym)
Genus Desmoteuthis Verrill, 1881 accepted as Taonius Steenstrup, 1861 (synonym)
  » Species Desmoteuthis hyperborea Verrill, 1881 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Desmoteuthis pellucida Chun, 1910 accepted as Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910) (original combination)
  » Species Desmoteuthis tenera Verrill [in 1880-1881], 1881 accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849) (synonym)
  » Species Desmoteuthis thori Degner, 1925 accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849) (synonym)
Genus Drechselia Joubin, 1931 accepted as Leachia Lesueur, 1821 (synonym)
  » Species Drechselia danae Joubin, 1931 accepted as Leachia danae (Joubin, 1931) (original combination)
Genus Dyctydiopsis Rochebrune, 1884 accepted as Leachia Lesueur, 1821 (synonym)
Genus Fusocranchia Joubin, 1920 accepted as Liocranchia Pfeffer, 1884 (synonym)
Subfamily Galiteuthinae Berry, 1912 accepted as Taoniinae Pfeffer, 1912 (synonym)
Genus Leucocranchia Joubin, 1912 accepted as Bathothauma Chun, 1906 (synonym)
Genus Owenia Prosch, 1849 accepted as Teuthowenia Chun, 1910 (Invalid: junior homonym of Owenia delle Chiaje, 1844 [Polychaeta]; Teuthowenia is a replacement name)
Genus Perothis Rathke, 1835 accepted as Leachia Lesueur, 1821 (synonym)
Genus Phasmatoteuthion Pfeffer, 1912 accepted as Galiteuthis Joubin, 1898 (synonym)
Genus Pyrgopsis Rochebrune, 1884 accepted as Leachia Lesueur, 1821 (synonym)
  » Species Pyrgopsis atlantica Degner, 1925 accepted as Leachia atlantica (Degner, 1925) (original combination)
  » Species Pyrgopsis lemur Berry, 1920 accepted as Leachia lemur (Berry, 1920) (original combination)
  » Species Pyrgopsis pacificus (Issel, 1908) accepted as Leachia pacifica (Issel, 1908)
  » Species Pyrgopsis rynchophorus Rochebrune, 1884 accepted as Leachia rynchophorus (Rochebrune, 1884) (original combination)
Genus Taonidium Pfeffer, 1900 accepted as Galiteuthis Joubin, 1898 (synonym)
  » Species Taonidium pacificum Robson, 1948 accepted as Galiteuthis pacifica (Robson, 1948) (original combination)
  » Species Taonidium pfefferi Massy, 1913 accepted as Teuthowenia megalops (Prosch, 1849) (synonym)
  » Species Taonidium pfefferi Russell, 1909 accepted as Galiteuthis armata Joubin, 1898 (synonym)
Subfamily Teuthoweniinae Grimpe, 1922 accepted as Taoniinae Pfeffer, 1912 (synonym)
Genus Toxeuma Chun, 1906 accepted as Taonius Steenstrup, 1861 (invalid: junior homonym of Toxeuma Walker, 1833 [Insecta]; Belonella Lane, 1957 is a replacement name)
  » Species Toxeuma belone Chun, 1906 accepted as Taonius belone (Chun, 1906) (original combination)
Genus Uranoteuthis Lu & Clarke, 1974 accepted as Sandalops Chun, 1906 (synonym)
Genus Verrilliteuthis Berry, 1916 accepted as Teuthowenia Chun, 1910 (synonym)
Genus Vossoteuthis Nesis, 1974 accepted as Liguriella Issel, 1908 (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Cranchiidae Prosch, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=11774 on 2019-08-18
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basis of record Voss, N. A. (1980). A generic revision of the Cranchiidae (Cephalopoda: Oegopsida). <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 30(2): 365-412., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/umrsmas/bullmar/1980/00000030/00000002/art00003 [details]   

additional source Roper, C. F. E.; Jereb, P. (2010). Family Cranchiidae. <em>In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO.</em> pp. 148-178., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf [details]   

identification resource Lu, C.C. & Chung, W.S. (2017). <em>Guide to the cephalopods of Taiwan</em>. National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung, Taiwan, 560 pp. ISBN 978-986-05-2569-4.
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LanguageName 
Chinese Xiăo-Tóu-Yóu-Kē  [details]
English glass squids  [details]
German Gallertkalmare  [details]
Japanese サメハダホウズキイカ  [details]