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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimpoteuthis wuelkeri (Grimpe, 1920) 
AphiaID: 153094

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 editorOctopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthoteuthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimpoteuthis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimpoteuthis wuelkeri (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimpoteuthis Robson, 1932
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauroteuthis wuelkeri Grimpe, 1920
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauroteuthis wuelkeri Grimpe, 1920 (original combination)
Sources  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]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Morocco [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat abyssal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153094
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2011-03-16 14:35:44Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2015). Grimpoteuthis wuelkeri. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153094 on 2015-04-21
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