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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasepia Hoyle, 1885 
AphiaID: 341443

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 editorSepiida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasepia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepiidae Keferstein, 1866
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia (Metasepia) Hoyle, 1885 (original combination)
Sources  original description Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, II: The Decapoda. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. series 5, 16:181-203. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetasepia tullbergi (Appelöf, 1886)
Environment marine, brackish, 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:341443
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Date   action   by
2008-03-27 06:45:57Z  created  Decock, Wim
2011-02-22 20:06:55Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-05-15 00:46:20Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Metasepia Hoyle, 1885. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=341443 on 2016-07-01
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