WoRMS taxon details

Grimpoteuthis boylei Collins, 2003

153093  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153093)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
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): 105-110 [details]   
Note Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º47'N, 16º30'W,...  
Type locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º47'N, 16º30'W, 4845-4847 m) [details]
Distribution Abyssal species, currently known from the type locality (Porcupine Abyssal Plain), from the Porcupine Seabight and the...  
Distribution Abyssal species, currently known from the type locality (Porcupine Abyssal Plain), from the Porcupine Seabight and the Madeira Abyssal Plain. Probably distributed at abyssal depths from 20°N to 50°N in the north-east Atlantic. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Grimpoteuthis boylei Collins, 2003. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153093 on 2018-09-25
Date
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2005-04-14 07:47:17Z
created
2011-03-16 19:15:22Z
checked
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
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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): 105-110 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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): 257 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality Porcupine Abyssal plain (48º47'N, 16º30'W, 4845-4847 m) [details]

From other sources
Distribution Abyssal species, currently known from the type locality (Porcupine Abyssal Plain), from the Porcupine Seabight and the Madeira Abyssal Plain. Probably distributed at abyssal depths from 20°N to 50°N in the north-east Atlantic. [details]

Holotype Holotype: BMNH 20030370; 1 male 90 mm ML [details]