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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloteuthis africana Adam, 1950 
AphiaID: 225555

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 editorMyopsida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoliginidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloteuthis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloteuthis africana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloteuthis W├╝lker, 1920
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloteuthis africana Adam, 1950
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoligo africana (Adam, 1950)
Sources  basis of record Jereb, P., Vecchione, M. & Roper, C.F.E. (2010). Family Loliginidae. 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. 38-117.
page(s): 52 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican squid [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola [details]
From other sources
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Central Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (28 nucleotides; 18 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:225555
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-22 10:11:37Z  created  Nsiangango, Silvi Edith
2008-04-08 06:51:45Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2009-08-03 13:51:55Z  changed  db_admin
2011-06-26 08:43:10Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-06-28 20:25:17Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-06-03 01:23:43Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Alloteuthis africana Adam, 1950. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225555 on 2016-09-30
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