WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus bairdii (Verrill, 1873)

157011  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157011)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); south Slope of Anticosti Island; Cobscook Bay [details]
Bouchet, P. (2010). Bathypolypus bairdii. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157011 on 2018-01-24

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2005-05-20 11:54:45Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus piscatorum Verrill, 1879) Verrill A. E. (1879). Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the east coast of North America. American Journal of Science and Arts (3) 17: 309-315 [aprile]; (3)18
page(s): 470 [details]   

basis of record Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 66:127–154. [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Norman M.D., Finn J.K. & Hochberg F.G. (2014). Family Octopodidae. pp. 36-215, 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. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus piscatorum (A. E. Verrill, 1879)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus piscatorum (A. E. Verrill, 1879)) Abbott R. T. (1974). American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus lentus (Verrill, 1880)) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus bairdii Verrill, 1873) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus lentus Verrill, 1880) Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 66:127–154. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus obesus Verrill, 1880) Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 66:127–154. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus proschi Muus, 1962) Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypolypus proschi Muus, 1962) Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 66:127–154. [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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet fish, crustaceans, and smaller squid [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions maximum size of about 100 mm ML [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); south Slope of Anticosti Island; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine mammals, fish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction sexes are separate. Fertilization is internal but eggs are laid in large communal clusters [details]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspoonarm octopus  [details]