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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis Verrill, 1881 
AphiaID: 325309

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 editorOnychoteuthidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia Lesueur, 1821
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmastrephes robustus Verrill, 1876 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnychoteuthidae Gray, 1847
Sources 
source of synonymy Wakabayashi T., Kubodera T., Sakai M., Ichii T. & Chow S. (2007) Molecular evidence for synonymy of genera Moroteuthis and Onykia and identification of their paralarvae from northern Hawaiian waters. J. Mar Biol Assoc UK 87: 959–965. [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis aequatorialis Thiele, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia aequatorialis (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis ingens (E. A. Smith, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia ingens (E. A. Smith, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis knipovitchi Filippova, 1972 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilippovia knipovitchi (Filippova, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis loennbergii Ishikawa & Wakiya, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia loennbergii (Ishikawa & Wakiya, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis pacifica Okutani, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia robusta (Verrill, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis robsoni Adam, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia robsoni (Adam, 1962)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroteuthis robustus (Verrill, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnykia robusta (Verrill, 1876)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325309
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Date   action   by
2008-03-06 07:11:21Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-11-28 13:55:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2010-12-06 19:47:52Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Moroteuthis Verrill, 1881. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325309 on 2014-09-22
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