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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia arabica Massy, 1916 
AphiaID: 220313

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 editorDecapodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepiida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia arabica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia arabica Massy, 1916
Sources  original description Massy, A.L. (1916). The Cephalopoda of the Indian Museum. Records of the Indian Museum. 12(5)16:185-247. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArabian cuttlefish  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeiche d’Arabie  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia arábiga  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Persian Gulf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Laccadive Sea [details]
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Indian Ocean [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 51 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Body elongate, narrow, bluntly pointed posteriorly, the mantle extending dorsally to level with the eyes. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat outer shelf to slope [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220313
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-24 15:47:59Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2016-05-15 00:46:20Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J. (2016). Sepia arabica. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220313 on 2016-09-28
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