WoRMS name details

Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821

157025  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157025)

 unaccepted (original combination)
Species
Loligo pealei Le Sueur, 1821 (spelling variation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Lesueur C. A. (1821). Descriptions of several new species of cuttlefish. <i>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 2</i>: 86-101, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26373584 [details]   
Distribution western Scotian Shelf and Bay of Fundy, south to Venezeula  
Distribution western Scotian Shelf and Bay of Fundy, south to Venezeula [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157025 on 2020-11-29
Date
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2011-06-26 08:43:10Z
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2016-06-03 01:23:43Z
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original description Lesueur C. A. (1821). Descriptions of several new species of cuttlefish. <i>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 2</i>: 86-101, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26373584 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Vecchione, M.; Brakoniecki; T.F.; Natsukari, Y.; Hanlon, R.T. (1998). A provisional generic classification of the family Loliginidae. Pp. 215-222, in: Voss N.A., M. Vecchione, R.B. Toll & M.J. Sweeney, eds (1998) Systematics and biogeography of cephalopods. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 586: volume 1: 1-276; volume 2: 277-599. [details]   

additional source Jereb, P., Vecchione, M. & Roper, C.F.E. (2010). Family Loliginidae. <i>In</i> P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. <i>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids</i>. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 38-117., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 64 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet fish, crustaceans, and smaller squid [details]

Dimensions maximum size of about 500 mm ML [details]

Distribution western Scotian Shelf and Bay of Fundy, south to Venezeula [details]

Habitat epipelagic [details]

Importance used in scientific studies [details]

Predators marine mammals, birds, fish [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate. Fertilization is internal but eggs are laid in large communal clusters [details]
LanguageName 
English longfin inshore squidAtlantic long-finned squid [from synonym]Atlantic long-fin squid [from synonym]  [details]
German Nordamerikanischer Kalmar [from synonym]Langflossen-Schelfkalmar [from synonym]  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821 (USNM 730070) left lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821 (USNM 730070) right lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 102940)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
[hosted externally; from synonym]