WoRMS taxon details

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

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

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
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 2018-12-17
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original description  (ofOctopus unicirrhus Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841) Férussac, A.E.J.P.F. d’Audebard de & d'Orbigny, A. (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 <em>Macrotritopus</em> obtained by Dr. J. Schmidt's `Dana' Expedition, with remarks on the genus. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1929(1): 89-94., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1929.tb07689.x
page(s): 90 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 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 <i>Scaeurgus</i> (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) with description of three new species from the southwest Pacific Ocean. <i>Journal of Molluscan Studies</i>, 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. <i>Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin</i> 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. <i>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date</i>. Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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]

English unihorn octopusunicorn octopusAtlantic warty octopus  [details]
German Einhornkrake  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μονόκερο χταπόδι  [details]