WoRMS taxon details

Pyroteuthis margaritifera (Rüppell, 1844)

157031  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157031)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical  
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Distribution Northern limit is New England/Nova Scotia   
Distribution Northern limit is New England/Nova Scotia  [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Pyroteuthis margaritifera (Rüppell, 1844). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157031 on 2018-06-20
Date
action
by
2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
created
2008-09-17 06:18:55Z
changed
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
checked
2016-06-11 23:30:29Z
changed

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basis of record Vecchione, M., C.F.E. Roper, Sweeney M.J. and C.C. Lu. 2001. Distribution, relative abundance, and developmental morphology of paralarval cephalopods in the western North Atlantic Ocean. NOAA Tech Rep. NMFS 152. [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Judkins, H. L., M. Vecchione, and C. F. E. Roper. 2009. Cephalopoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 701–709 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Young R.E., Burgess L.A., Roper C.F.E., Sweeney M.J. & Stephen S.J. (1998) Classification of the Enoploteuthidae, Pyroteuthidae, and Ancistrocheiridae. Pp. 239-255, in: Voss N.A., M. Vecchione, R.B. Toll & M.J. Sweeney, eds (1998) Systematics and biogeography of cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 586: volume 1: 1-276; volume 2: 277-599. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

identification resource Lu, C.C. & Chung, W.S. (2017). Guide to the cephalopods of Taiwan. National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung, Taiwan, 560 pp. ISBN 978-986-05-2569-4.
page(s): 286 [details]   

basis of record  (ofEnoploteuthis margaritifera Rüppell, 1844) Roper, C. F. E.; Jereb, P. (2010). Family Pyroteuthidae. In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 379-383., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 380 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPyroteuthis mediterranea Pfeffer, 1912) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofCharibditeuthis maculata Vivanti, 1912) Roper, C. F. E.; Jereb, P. (2010). Family Pyroteuthidae. In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 379-383., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 380 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPyroteuthis (Pterygonepion) mediterranea Pfeffer, 1912) Roper, C. F. E.; Jereb, P. (2010). Family Pyroteuthidae. In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 379-383., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 380 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPyroteuthis margaritifera aurantica Joubin, 1924) Roper, C. F. E.; Jereb, P. (2010). Family Pyroteuthidae. In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 379-383., available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 380 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPyroteuthis margaritifer (Rüppell, 1844)) 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]   

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  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Distribution Northern limit is New England/Nova Scotia  [details]

Habitat mesopelagic [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
Chinese Hŭo-Yóu  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μαργαριτοφόρο καλαμάρι  [details]