WoRMS taxon details

Sepia acuminata E. A. Smith, 1916

342107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342107)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Smith, E.A. (1916). On the shells of the South African species of the Sepiidae. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society, London.</em> 12(1):20-26. [details]   
Type locality contained in Tongaat  
type locality contained in Tongaat [details]
Depth range 44 to 369 m  
Depth range 44 to 369 m [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Sepia acuminata E. A. Smith, 1916. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342107 on 2018-12-13
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2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
created
2011-04-04 06:48:22Z
changed
2012-07-14 14:44:06Z
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2016-05-15 00:46:20Z
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2016-05-22 09:57:40Z
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2018-05-14 05:53:47Z
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original description Smith, E.A. (1916). On the shells of the South African species of the Sepiidae. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society, London.</em> 12(1):20-26. [details]   

basis of record Reid, A., Jereb, P. & Roper, C.F.E. (2005). Family Sepiidae. pp. 57-152, in P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper eds. <em>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date.</em> Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (<em>Nautilidae</em>, <em>Sepiidae</em>, <em>Sepiolidae</em>, <em>Sepiadariidae</em>, <em>Idiosepiidae</em> and <em>Spirulidae</em>). <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls. [details]   

additional source Steyn, D.G. & Lussi, M. (1998) Marine Shells of South Africa. An Illustrated Collector’s Guide to Beached Shells. Ekogilde Publishers, Hartebeespoort, South Africa, ii + 264 pp.
page(s): 190 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Depth range 44 to 369 m [details]

Length Males up to 100 mm mantle length; females up to 120 mm mantle length. [details]