WoRMS taxon details

Sepia confusa E. A. Smith, 1916

342124  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342124)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Smith, E.A. (1916). On the shells of the South African species of the Sepiidae. Proceedings of the Malacological Society, London. 12(1):20-26.
page(s): 24 [details]   
Type locality contained in Tongaat  
type locality contained in Tongaat [details]
Depth range 53 to 352 m.  
Depth range 53 to 352 m. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Sepia confusa E. A. Smith, 1916. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342124 on 2018-05-22
Date
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2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
created
2011-04-04 06:48:22Z
changed
2012-07-14 14:44:06Z
changed
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. Proceedings of the Malacological Society, London. 12(1):20-26.
page(s): 24 [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. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO]. 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls.
page(s): 140 [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 
 

From other sources
Depth range 53 to 352 m. [details]

Habitat deep shelf to upper slope [details]

Length Up to 150 mm mantle length. [details]