WoRMS name details

Benthoctopus Grimpe, 1921

138266  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138266)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Genus

Species Benthoctopus abruptus (Sasaki, 1920) accepted as Muusoctopus abruptus (Sasaki, 1920)
Species Benthoctopus berryi Robson, 1924 accepted as Muusoctopus berryi (Robson, 1924)
Species Benthoctopus canthylus Voss & Pearcy, 1990 accepted as Muusoctopus canthylus (Voss & Pearcy, 1990)
Species Benthoctopus clyderoperi O'Shea, 1999 accepted as Muusoctopus clyderoperi (O'Shea, 1999)
Species Benthoctopus eicomar Vega, 2009 accepted as Muusoctopus eicomar (Vega, 2009) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892) accepted as Bathypolypus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892)
Species Benthoctopus eureka (Robson, 1929) accepted as Muusoctopus eureka (Robson, 1929)
Species Benthoctopus fuscus Taki, 1964 accepted as Muusoctopus fuscus (Taki, 1964) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus hokkaidensis (Berry, 1921) accepted as Muusoctopus hokkaidensis (Berry, 1921)
Species Benthoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885) accepted as Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Benthoctopus johnsoniana [sic] accepted as Benthoctopus johnsonianus Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006 accepted as Muusoctopus johnsonianus (Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006) (wrong grammatical gender agreement of specific epithet)
Species Benthoctopus johnsonianus Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006 accepted as Muusoctopus johnsonianus (Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006)
Species Benthoctopus karubar Norman, Hochberg & Lu, 1997 accepted as Muusoctopus karubar (Norman, Hochberg & Lu, 1997) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911) accepted as Muusoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911)
Species Benthoctopus levis (Hoyle, 1885) accepted as Muusoctopus levis (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Benthoctopus longibrachus Ibáñez, Sepúlveda & Chong, 2006 accepted as Muusoctopus longibrachus (Ibáñez, Sepúlveda & Chong, 2006) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus lothei (Chun, 1913) accepted as Bathypolypus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892)
Species Benthoctopus macrophallus Voss & Pearcy, 1990 accepted as Muusoctopus yaquinae (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) (synonym)
Species Benthoctopus magellanicus Robson, 1930 accepted as Muusoctopus eureka (Robson, 1929)
Species Benthoctopus normani (Massy, 1907) accepted as Muusoctopus normani (Massy, 1907) accepted as Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Benthoctopus oregonae Toll, 1981 accepted as Muusoctopus oregonae (Toll, 1981) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus oregonensis Voss & Pearcy, 1990 accepted as Muusoctopus oregonensis (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus piscatorum (A. E. Verrill, 1879) accepted as Bathypolypus bairdii (Verrill, 1873)
Species Benthoctopus profundorum Robson, 1932 accepted as Muusoctopus profundorum (Robson, 1932) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus pseudonymus (Grimpe, 1922) accepted as Muusoctopus pseudonymus (Grimpe, 1922)
Species Benthoctopus rigbyae Vecchione, Allcock, Piatkowski & Strugnell, 2009 accepted as Muusoctopus rigbyae (Vecchione, Allcock, Piatkowski & Strugnell, 2009) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus robustus Voss & Pearcy, 1990 accepted as Muusoctopus robustus (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus sasakii Robson, 1927 accepted as Bathypolypus arcticus (Prosch, 1849)
Species Benthoctopus sibiricus Loyning, 1930 accepted as Muusoctopus sibiricus (Loyning, 1930) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus tangaroa O'Shea, 1999 accepted as Muusoctopus tangaroa (O'Shea, 1999) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus tegginmathae O'Shea, 1999 accepted as Muusoctopus tegginmathae (O'Shea, 1999) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus thielei Robson, 1932 accepted as Muusoctopus thielei (Robson, 1932) (original combination)
Species Benthoctopus violescens Taki, 1964 accepted as Muusoctopus violescens (Taki, 1964)
Species Benthoctopus yaquinae Voss & Pearcy, 1990 accepted as Muusoctopus yaquinae (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Benthoctopus Grimpe, 1921. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138266 on 2018-07-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-26 17:15:50Z
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2010-10-17 17:01:16Z
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2010-10-19 11:24:52Z
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2010-10-23 21:13:51Z
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2016-05-08 02:18:57Z
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2017-11-09 21:50:28Z
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basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Norman M.D., Finn J.K. & Hochberg F.G. (2014). Family Octopodidae. pp. 36-215, in P. Jereb, C.F.E. Roper, M.D. Norman & J.K. Finn eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO]. 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls. [details]   

source of synonymy Gleadall, I.G. (2004). Some old and new genera of octopus. Interdisciplinary Information Sciences. 10(2): 99–112., available online at https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/iis/10/2/10_2_99/_pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



LanguageName 
Japanese チヒロダコ  [details]