WoRMS taxon details

Stoloteuthis leucoptera (Verrill, 1878)

157037  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157037)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   

(ofSepiola leucoptera Verrill, 1878) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   

(ofStoloteuthis leucopterus (Verrill, 1878)) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   
Type locality contained in Gulf of Maine  
type locality contained in Gulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Depth range 160 to 700 m.  
Depth range 160 to 700 m. [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region) to the Straits of Florida  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region) to the Straits of Florida [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Stoloteuthis leucoptera (Verrill, 1878). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157037 on 2018-05-21
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-08-21 17:03:20Z
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2011-10-08 12:59:09Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   

original description  (ofSepiola leucoptera Verrill, 1878) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   

original description  (ofStoloteuthis leucopterus (Verrill, 1878)) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. American Journal of Science and Arts. 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 378 [details]   

basis of record Reid, A. & Jereb, P. (2005). Family Sepiolidae. pp. 153-203, in P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO]. 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls.
page(s): 199 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

additional source CephBase, available online at http://www.cephbase.utmb.edu/ [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Vechione, M., C.F.E. Roper and M.J. Sweeney. 1989. Marine flora and fauna of the eastern United States. Mollusca: Cephalopoda. NOAA Technical Report. NMFS 73. 23 p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofSepiola leucoptera Verrill, 1878) Jereb, P.; Roper, C.F.E. (Eds)(2005). An annotated an illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 1: Chambered nautilusses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes 4(1). FAO, Rome. 262p., 9 colour plates., available online at ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/009/a0150e/A0150e00.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofStoloteuthis leucopterus (Verrill, 1878)) 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 
 

From other sources
Depth range 160 to 700 m. [details]

Diet fish, crustaceans, and smaller squid [details]

Dimensions maximum size up to about 25 mm ML [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region) to the Straits of Florida [details]

Habitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Habitat Lower sublittoral and upper bathyal, Possible diurnal activity in the upper mesopelagic [details]

Habitat shelf to slope [details]

Length Males up to 17 mm mantle length; females up to 18 mm mantle length. [details]

Predators marine mammals, fish [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate. Fertilization is internal but eggs are laid in large communal clusters [details]
 

LanguageName 
English leucoptera bobtail squidbutterfly bobtail squid  [details]
French sépiole leucoptère  [details]
Spanish globito leucóptero  [details]