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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925 
AphiaID: 325299

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis hamiltoni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis Robson, 1925
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925
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): 173 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColossal squid  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathypelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325299
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-06 07:11:21Z  created  Decock, Wim
2016-06-06 11:34:44Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J. (2016). Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson, 1925. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325299 on 2016-08-26
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