WoRMS taxon details

Scaeurgus unicirrhus (Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841)

140607  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140607)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical  
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Scaeurgus unicirrhus (Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140607 on 2018-02-24
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2010-10-20 12:48:22Z
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2013-11-17 13:05:07Z
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2016-05-23 09:33:23Z
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2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
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original description  (ofOctopus unicirrhus Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841) Férussac A.E.J. & d'Orbigny A. [1834] 1835-1848. Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des Céphalopodes acétabulifères vivants et fossiles. pp. [1-96], i-lvi, 1-361, Atlas with 144 plates. Paris, Baillière. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13093019
page(s): 70 [details]   

original description  (ofOctopus (Macrotritopus) danae Joubin & Robson, 1929) Joubin, L. & Robson, G.C. (1929). On a new species of Macrotritopus obtained by Dr. J. Schmidt's `Dana' Expedition, with remarks on the genus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1929(1): 89-94., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1929.tb07689.x
page(s): 90 [details]   

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., Hochberg F.G. & Boucher-Rodoni R. 2005. A revision of the deep-water octopus genus Scaeurgus (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) with description of three new species from the southwest Pacific Ocean. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 71(4): 319-337, available online at http://mollus.oxfordjournals.org/content/71/4/319.full.pdf [details]   

additional source Judkins, H. L., M. Vecchione, and C. F. E. Roper. 2009. Cephalopoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 701–709 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 66:127–154. [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]   

basis of record  (ofOctopus cocco Risso, 1854) Adam, W. (1942). Notes sur les Céphalopodes: 21. A propos d'une publication peu connue de A. Risso 1854 [Notes on the cephalopods: 21. On a hardly known publication from A. Risso 1854]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 18(25): 1-36 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOctopus cocco Risso, 1854) Adam, W. (1942). Notes sur les Céphalopodes: 21. A propos d'une publication peu connue de A. Risso 1854 [Notes on the cephalopods: 21. On a hardly known publication from A. Risso 1854]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 18(25): 1-36 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofOctopus unicirrhus Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOctopus rufus Risso, 1854) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofOctopus rufus Risso, 1854) Adam, W. (1942). Notes sur les Céphalopodes: 21. A propos d'une publication peu connue de A. Risso 1854 [Notes on the cephalopods: 21. On a hardly known publication from A. Risso 1854]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 18(25): 1-36 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMacrotritopus danae (Joubin & Robson, 1929)) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Neotype designated by Norman et al. (2005) from Banyuls, Mediterranean coast of France [details]

From other sources
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Habitat deep shelf to upper slope [details]
 

LanguageName 
English unicorn octopusAtlantic warty octopus  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μονόκερο χταπόδι  [details]