WoRMS taxon details

Grimpoteuthis wuelkeri (Grimpe, 1920)

153094  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153094)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Type locality contained in Morocco  
type locality contained in Morocco [details]
Distribution Known from depths of 1550-2056 m in the North Atlantic. One specimen from the north-west Atlantic, all others from...  
Distribution Known from depths of 1550-2056 m in the North Atlantic. One specimen from the north-west Atlantic, all others from north-east Atlantic. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Grimpoteuthis wuelkeri (Grimpe, 1920). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153094 on 2018-04-24
Date
action
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2005-04-14 07:47:17Z
created
2011-03-16 14:35:44Z
checked
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
changed

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basis of record 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[details]   

basis of record 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): 256 [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]   

basis of record  (ofStauroteuthis wuelkeri Grimpe, 1920) 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): 256 [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Known from depths of 1550-2056 m in the North Atlantic. One specimen from the north-west Atlantic, all others from north-east Atlantic. [details]

Habitat abyssal [details]