WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia arabica Massy, 1916

220313

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220313

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Massy, A.L. (1916). The Cephalopoda of the Indian Museum. Records of the Indian Museum. 12(5)16:185-247. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Persian Gulf, Laccadive Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Persian Gulf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Laccadive Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Body elongate, narrow, bluntly pointed...  
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]
Finn, J. (2016). Sepia arabica Massy, 1916. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220313 on 2017-11-18

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original description Massy, A.L. (1916). The Cephalopoda of the Indian Museum. Records of the Indian Museum. 12(5)16:185-247. [details]   

basis of record Roper, C.F.E., M.J. Sweeney & C.E. Nauen (1984). FAO Species catalogue. Vol 3. Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries. FAO Fish. Synop. (125), Vol 3: 277 p. [details]   

additional source Reid, A., Jereb, P. & Roper, C.F.E. (2005). Family Sepiidae. pp. 57-152, 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. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]
 

LanguageName 
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]