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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925 
AphiaID: 325298

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 editorMesonychoteuthis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaoniinae Pfeffer, 1912
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925
Sources  basis of record Voss, N. A. (1980). A generic revision of the Cranchiidae (Cephalopoda: Oegopsida). Bulletin of Marine Science. 30(2): 365-412., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/umrsmas/bullmar/1980/00000030/00000002/art00003
page(s): 394 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325298
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Date   action   by
2008-03-06 07:11:21Z  created  Decock, Wim
2011-02-09 20:12:14Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-06-06 11:34:44Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Mesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325298 on 2016-08-26
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