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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyroteuthis infernalis Chun, 1903 
AphiaID: 141887

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColeoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyromorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyroteuthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyroteuthis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyroteuthis Chun, 1903
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirroteuthis macrope Berry, 1911
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDanateuthis schmidti Joubin, 1929
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHansenoteuthis lucens Joubin, 1929
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanoteuthis anderseni Joubin, 1931 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanoteuthis beebei Robson, 1929 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanoteuthis lucens Joubin, 1912 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanoteuthis schmidti Joubin, 1929 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetroteuthis pacifica Joubin, 1929 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWatasella nigra Sasaki, 1920 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvampire squid  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (31 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (30 nucleotides; 41 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Bathypelagic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat oceanic, meso-bathypelagic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141887
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Vampyroteuthis infernalis Chun, 1903. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141887 on 2014-09-17
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