WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimpoteuthis challengeri Collins, 2003

153073 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153073)
accepted
Species
marine
Collins, M.A. (2003). The genus Grimpoteuthis (Octopoda: Grimpoteuthidae) in the north-east Atlantic, with descriptions of three new species. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 139(1): 93-127 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 110-122 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Atlantic  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in North Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º56'N, 15º45'W,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º56'N, 15º45'W, 4828-4838 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º56'N, 15º45'W,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º56'N, 15º45'W, 4828-4838 m) [details]
Bouchet, P. (2011). Grimpoteuthis challengeri Collins, 2003. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153073 on 2017-11-24

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2005-04-14 07:47:17Z
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2011-03-16 19:15:22Z
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original description Collins, M.A. (2003). The genus Grimpoteuthis (Octopoda: Grimpoteuthidae) in the north-east Atlantic, with descriptions of three new species. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 139(1): 93-127 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 110-122 [details]   

additional source Collins M.A. & Villanueva R. (2006) Taxonomy, ecology and behaviour of the cirrate octopods. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review 44: 277-322.
page(s): 299 [details]   

additional source Hochberg F.G., Norman M.D. & Finn J.K. (2014). Family Opisthoteuthidae. pp. 248-261, 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.
page(s): 258 [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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º56'N, 15º45'W, 4828-4838 m) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype: BMNH 20030375; male 58 mm ML [details]