WoRMS taxon details

Cirroteuthis Eschricht, 1838

153091  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153091)

Cirrhoteuthis [sic] (misspelling)
Species Cirroteuthis muelleri Eschricht, 1838

Species Cirroteuthis hoylei Robson, 1932 (nomen dubium)

Species Cirroteuthis caudani Joubin, 1896 accepted as Opisthoteuthis grimaldii (Joubin, 1903) (dubious synonym)
Species Cirroteuthis gilchristi Robson, 1924 accepted as Stauroteuthis gilchristi (Robson, 1924) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis glacialis Robson, 1930 accepted as Cirroctopus glacialis (Robson, 1930) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis grimaldii Joubin, 1903 accepted as Opisthoteuthis grimaldii (Joubin, 1903)
Species Cirroteuthis macrope Berry, 1911 accepted as Vampyroteuthis infernalis Chun, 1903
Species Cirroteuthis magna Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Cirrothauma magna (Hoyle, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis massyae Grimpe, 1920 accepted as Opisthoteuthis massyae (Grimpe, 1920) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis meangensis Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Grimpoteuthis meangensis (Hoyle, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis megaptera Verrill, 1885 accepted as Grimpoteuthis megaptera (Verrill, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis mulleri accepted as Cirroteuthis muelleri Eschricht, 1838 (spelling variation)
Species Cirroteuthis pacifica Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Grimpoteuthis pacifica (Hoyle, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis plena Verrill, 1885 accepted as Grimpoteuthis plena (Verrill, 1885) (original combination)
Species Cirroteuthis umbellata P. Fischer, 1884 accepted as Grimpoteuthis umbellata (P. Fischer, 1884) (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Cirroteuthis Eschricht, 1838. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153091 on 2020-11-30
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
Martinez, Olga
2011-03-16 19:15:22Z
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
2018-06-12 21:04:34Z
2019-08-05 02:32:28Z

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taxonomy source Collins M.A. & Villanueva R. (2006) Taxonomy, ecology and behaviour of the cirrate octopods. <i> Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review</i> 44: 277-322. [details]   

basis of record Collins, M.A. (2003). The genus <i>Grimpoteuthis</i> (Octopoda: Grimpoteuthidae) in the north-east Atlantic, with descriptions of three new species. <i>Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 139(1)</i>: 93-127 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hochberg F.G., Norman M.D. & Finn J.K. (2014). Family Cirroteuthidae. pp. 262-265, in P. Jereb, C.F.E. Roper, M.D. Norman & J.K. Finn eds. <em>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date.</em> Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls.
page(s): 262 [details]   
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Cirroteuthis muelleri
 Cirroteuthis muelleri
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