WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus Cuvier, 1798

138268

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138268

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alecto Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus argus Krauss, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus australis Hoyle, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus balboai Voss, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus berenice Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus berrima Stranks & Norman, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bimaculatus Verrill, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bimaculoides Pickford & McConnaughey, 1949
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bocki Adam, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus briareus Robson, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bulbus Norman, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus californicus Berry, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus campbelli (E. A. Smith, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus chierchiae Jatta, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus conispadiceus (Sasaki, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cyanea Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus diminutus Kaneko & Kubodera, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus favonius Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fitchi Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gardineri (Hoyle, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gorgonus Huffard, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus harpedon Norman, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hattai (Sasaki, 1929)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hawaiiensis Eydoux & Souleyet, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hongkongensis (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hubbsorum Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus humilis Huffard, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hummelincki Adam, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus huttoni (Benham, 1943)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus incella Kaneko & Kubodera, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus insularis Leite & Haimovici in Leite, Haimovici, Molina & Warnke, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus jollyorum Reid & N. G. Wilson, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus joubini Robson, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus kaharoa O'Shea, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus kaurna Stranks, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus kermadecensis (Berry, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus laqueus Kaneko & Kubodera, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mariles Huffard, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus maya Voss & Solís, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mernoo O'Shea, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus microphthalmus Goodrich, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus micropyrsus Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus micros Norman, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mimus Gould, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus minor (Sasaki, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mutilans Taki, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus nanus Adam, 1973
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus occidentalis Steenstrup in Hoyle, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus oculifer (Hoyle, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus oliveri (Berry, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pallidus Hoyle, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus parvus (Sasaki, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus penicillifer Berry, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pumilus Norman & Sweeney, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pyrum Norman, Hochberg & Lu, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rubescens Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus salutii Vérany, 1836
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus sanctaehelenae Robson, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus selene Voss, 1971
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus stictochrus Voss, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus superciliosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus taganga Guerrero-Kommritz & Camelo-Guarin, 2016
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tayrona Guerrero-Kommritz & Camelo-Guarin, 2016
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tehuelchus d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1834
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tetricus Gould, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus veligero Berry, 1953
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus verrucosus Hoyle, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vitiensis Hoyle, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus warringa Stranks, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus wolfi (Wülker, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus zonatus Voss, 1968

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alatus (Sasaki, 1920) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus americanus Montfort, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 (taxon inquirendum, Unresolved West Atlantic form)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus aranea d'Orbigny, 1834 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus araneoides Taki, 1964 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus arborescens Hoyle, 1904 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cephea Gray, 1849 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus chuni Grimpe, 1922 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ciliatus Rang, 1837 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus filamentosus Blainville, 1826 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fujitai Sasaki, 1929 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus globosus Appellöf, 1886 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hoeki Joubin, 1898 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hyalinus Rang, 1837 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus inconspicuus Brock, 1887 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus longispadiceus (Sasaki, 1917) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus madokai Berry, 1921 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus medoria Gray, 1849 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus monterosatoi Fra Piero, 1895 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus moschites Carus, 1824 (taxon inquirendum, Unresolved species of Eledone)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus nanhaiensis Dong, 1976 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus niveus Lesson, 1831 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ochotensis (Sasaki, 1920) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus oshimai (Sasaki, 1929) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus peronii Lesueur, 1821 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus prashadi Adam, 1939 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pricei Berry, 1913 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rugosus Bosc, 1792 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus saphenia Gray, 1849 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus sasakii Taki, 1942 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus sinensis d'Orbigny, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 (taxon inquirendum, Unresolved Japanese form)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus spinosus Sasaki, 1920 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tenuipulvinus Sasaki, 1920 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tsugarensis Sasaki, 1920 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus validus Sasaki, 1920 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus variabilis (Sasaki, 1929) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ventricosus Grant, 1827 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus venustus Rang, 1837 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus yendoi (Sasaki, 1920) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alberti Joubin, 1895 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus amboinensis Brock, 1887 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bandensis Hoyle, 1885 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus brevipes d'Orbigny, 1835 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus caerulescens Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus capensis Souleyet, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cornutus Owen, 1881 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus dubius Souleyet, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus elegans Brock, 1887 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fusiformis Brock, 1887 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hyadesi Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus incertus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1869 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus machikii Brock, 1887 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mollis Gould, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pentherinus Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pictus Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pusillus Gould, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pustulosus Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus teuthoides Robson, 1929 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus variolatus Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus verrilli Hoyle, 1886 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus (Abdopus) Norman & Finn, 2001 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus Norman & Finn, 2001
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus (Philonexis) d'Orbigny, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTremoctopus delle Chiaje, 1830
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus abaculus Norman & Sweeney, 1997 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus abaculus (Norman & Sweeney, 1997) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus aculeatus d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus aculeatus (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1834) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus adamsi Benham, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus huttoni (Benham, 1943)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus aegina Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus albus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alderii Vérany, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alphaeus [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus alpheus (Norman, 1993) (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alpheus Norman, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus alpheus (Norman, 1993) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus americanus Froriep, 1806 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus apollyon (Berry, 1912) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus arcticus Prosch, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus arcticus (Prosch, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus areolatus de Haan [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839-1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus fangsiao (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839-1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus aspilosomatis Norman, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus aspilosomatis (Norman, 1993) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bairdii Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus bairdii (Verrill, 1873) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bakerii d'Orbigny, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus americanus Montfort, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bermudensis Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus furvus (Gould, 1852) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bitentaculatus Risso, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus brevitentaculatus Blainville, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus brocki Ortmann, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus fangsiao (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839-1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bunurong Stranks, 1990 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus bunurong (Stranks, 1990) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus burryi Voss, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus burryi (Voss, 1950) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus carenae Vérany, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcythoe tuberculata Rafinesque, 1814 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus carolinensis Verrill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus carolinensis (Verrill, 1884) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cassiopea Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cassiopeia Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cassiopea Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 (incorrect subsequent spelling of specific epithet)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus catenulatus Philippi, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcythoe tuberculata Rafinesque, 1814 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus chromatus Heilprin, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus furvus (Gould, 1852) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cirrhosus Lamarck, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone cirrhosa (Lamarck, 1798) (original combination)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cocco Risso, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaeurgus unicirrhus (Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cocco Vérany, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteroctopus tetracirrhus (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus coerulescentes Fra Piero, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus communis Park, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroctopus maorum (Hutton, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cuvieri d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus lechenaultii (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus dana Robson, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus defilippi Vérany, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus didynamus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus dierythraeus Norman, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus dierythraeus (Norman, 1993) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus digueti Perrier & Rochebrune, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParoctopus digueti (Perrier & Rochebrune, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus dollfusi Robson, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus duplex Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus superciliosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus equivocus Robson, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ergasticus P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus eudora Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus americanus Montfort, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus exannulatus Norman, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus exannulatus (Norman, 1993) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fangsiao d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839-1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus fangsiao (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839-1841) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fasciatus Hoyle, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena fasciata (Hoyle, 1886) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus filosus Howell, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hummelincki Adam, 1936 (ICZN decision (opinion 2147, 2006) suppressed this species name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fimbriatus Ruppel [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus horridus (d'Orbigny, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus flindersi Cotton, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroctopus maorum (Hutton, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus fontanianus d'Orbigny, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRobsonella fontaniana (d'Orbigny, 1834) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus frayedus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus furvus Gould, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus furvus (Gould, 1852) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus geryonea Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus americanus Montfort, 1802 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gibbsi O'Shea, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tetricus Gould, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gilbertianus Berry, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus glaber Wülker, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cyanea Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gracilis Verrill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrotritopus equivocus (Robson, 1929) (pre-occupied name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus gracilis Souleyet, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTremoctopus gracilis (Souleyet, 1852) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus granosus Blainville, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus granulatus Lamarck, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus granulatus (Lamarck, 1798) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus graptus Norman, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus graptus (Norman, 1993) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus groenlandicus Steenstrup, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus arcticus (Prosch, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus guangdongensis Dong, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus guangdongensis (Dong, 1976) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hardwickei Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus harmandi Rochebrune, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus aculeatus (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1834) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus herdmani Hoyle, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cyanea Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus heteropus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus horridus d'Orbigny, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbdopus horridus (d'Orbigny, 1826) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus horsti Joubin, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cyanea Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hoylei (Berry, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteroctopus hoylei (Berry, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus indicus Rapp [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCistopus indicus (Rapp [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus januarii Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus kagoshimensis Ortmann, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus kagoshimensis (Ortmann, 1888) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus kempi Robson, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus koellikeri Vérany, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTremoctopus violaceus delle Chiaje, 1830 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lechenaultii d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus lechenaultii (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuusoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lentus Verrill, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus bairdii (Verrill, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus leschenaultii [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lechenaultii d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus lechenaultii (d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1826) (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus leucoderma San Giovanni, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone leucoderma (San Giovanni, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus levis Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuusoctopus levis (Hoyle, 1885) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lobensis Castellanos & Menni, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tehuelchus d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1834
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lothei Chun, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lunulatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena lunulata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus luteus (Sasaki, 1929) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus luteus (Sasaki, 1929)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus macropodus San Giovanni, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus macropus Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus maculatus Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus maculosus Hoyle, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena maculosa (Hoyle, 1883) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus magnificus Villanueva, Sánchez & Compagno Roeleveld, 1992 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus magnificus (Villanueva, Sánchez & Compagno Roeleveld, 1992) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus maorum Hutton, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroctopus maorum (Hutton, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus marginatus Taki, 1964 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus marginatus (Taki, 1964) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus marmoratus Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus cyanea Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus megalops (Taki, 1964) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus hongkongensis (Hoyle, 1885) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus membranaceus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mercatoris Adam, 1937 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus microstomus Reynaud, 1830 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus moschatus Rafinesque, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus moschatus Lamarck, 1798 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus mototi Norman, 1993 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus neglectus Nateewathana & Norman, 1999 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus nierstraszi W. Adam, 1938 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus nierstrazi [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus niger Risso, 1854 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus niger Rafinesque, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus nocturnus Norman & Sweeney, 1997 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus obesus Verrill, 1880 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ocellatus Gray, 1849 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus octopodia Tryon, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ornatus Gould, 1852 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ovulum Sasaki, 1917 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus patagonicus Lönnberg, 1898 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pictus Brock, 1882 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Octopus pictus Blainville, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pictus Verrill, 1883 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym Octopus pictus Blainville, 1826; O. verrilli is a replacement name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pilosus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus piscatorum Verrill, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus polyzenia Gray, 1849 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pulcher Brock, 1887 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus punctatus Gabb, 1862 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus pustulosus Sasaki, 1920 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Octopus pustulosus Blainville, 1826; O. madokai is a replacement name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rabassin Risso, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rapanui Voss, 1979 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus reticularis Petangna, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rex Nateewathana & Norman, 1999 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus robsoni Adam, 1941 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus robustus Brock, 1887 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus roosevelti Stuart, 1941 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus ruber Rafinesque, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus rufus Risso, 1854 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus salebrosus Sasaki, 1920 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus saluzzii Naef, 1923 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus saluzzii Vérany, 1840 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus scorpio (Berry, 1920) (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus semipalmatus Owen, 1836 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus siamensis Nateewathana & Norman, 1999 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus smedleyi Robson, 1932 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus sponsalis Fischer & Fischer, 1892 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus striolatus Dong, 1976 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus taprobanensis Robson, 1926 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tenebricus Smith, 1884 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tenuicirrus Sasaki, 1929 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tetracirrhus Delle Chiaje, 1830 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tetradynamus Rafinesque, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus titanotus Troschel, 1857 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tonganus Hoyle, 1885 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tritentaculatus Risso, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus troscheli Targioni-Tozzetti, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus troschelii Targioni-Tozzetti, 1869 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tuberculatus Risso, 1854 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tuberculatus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus tuberculatus Blainville, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus unicirrhus Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus varunae Oommen, 1971 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus velatus Rang, 1837 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus velifer de Férussac, 1835 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus veranyi Wagner, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus vincenti Pickford, 1955 (unaccepted)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus violaceus Risso, 1854 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus westerniensis d'Orbigny, 1834 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus winckworthi Robson, 1926 (unaccepted, original combination)
marine
Cuvier G.L. (1798). Tableau élementaire de l'Histoire Naturelle des Animaux. Paris, Baudouin. xvi + 710 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42906
page(s): 380 [details]   
Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2015). Octopus Cuvier, 1798. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138268 on 2017-11-20

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original description Cuvier G.L. (1798). Tableau élementaire de l'Histoire Naturelle des Animaux. Paris, Baudouin. xvi + 710 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42906
page(s): 380 [details]   

taxonomy 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]   

subsequent type designation ICZN 1997. Opinion 1861. Octopus vulgaris Cuvier [1797] and Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798 (Mollusca, Cephalopoda): specific names conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 54: 59-60, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12446295 [details]   
 



Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris Lam...
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Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris Lam...
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eggs of Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor eggs of Loligo vulg...
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trossen eieren van de pijlinktvis
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor trossen eieren van ...
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Pijlinktvis - MEI
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Pijlinktvis - MEI
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Loligo vulgaris Lamarck, 1798
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris Lam...
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Loligo vulgaris
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris
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Loligo vulgaris
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris
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Loligo vulgaris
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Loligo vulgaris
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Eggs of Loligo vulgaris
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Eggs of Loligo vulg...
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Eben (1884, figuur 28)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Eben (1884, figuur 28)
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