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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus magellanicus Robson, 1930 
AphiaID: 341922

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 editorOctopodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIncirrata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus magellanicus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuusoctopus eureka (Robson, 1929)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthoctopus Grimpe, 1921
Sources  original description Robson G.C. (1930) Notes on the Cephalopoda.- No. 14. On a new species of Benthoctopus from Patagonia, with remarks on Magellanic octopods. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 10, 5: 330-334. [details]

source of synonymy Gleadall I.G., Guerrero-Kommritz J., Hochberg F.G. & Laptikhovsky V.V. (2010) The inkless octopuses (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) of the Southwest Atlantic. Zoological Science 27:528-553. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
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 neritic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:341922
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-09-25 10:52:37Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Benthoctopus magellanicus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=341922 on 2014-12-27
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