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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalocranchia oceanica (Voss, 1960) 
AphiaID: 225818

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 editorOegopsida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCranchiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaoniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalocranchia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalocranchia oceanica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalocranchia Pfeffer, 1884
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarynoteuthis oceanica Voss, 1960
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarynoteuthis oceanica Voss, 1960 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhasmatopsis oceanica (Voss, 1960)
Sources  basis of record Roper, C.F.E. & Jereb, P. (2010). Family Cranchiidae. 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. 148-178.
page(s): 172 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubtropical Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTropical Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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:225818
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-05-03 08:40:25Z  created  Vandepitte, Leen
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
2016-06-05 23:25:11Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J.; Rosenberg, G. (2016). Megalocranchia oceanica. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225818 on 2016-09-27
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