WoRMS taxon details

Sepia hieronis (Robson, 1924)

342137  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342137)

accepted
Species
Rhombosepion hieronis Robson, 1924 (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Robson, G.C. (1924). On the Cephalopoda obtained in South African waters by Dr. J.D.F. Gilchrist in 1920-21. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Soceity of London.</em> 1924(2):589-686.
page(s): 645 [details]   

(ofRhombosepion hieronis Robson, 1924) Robson, G.C. (1924). On the Cephalopoda obtained in South African waters by Dr. J.D.F. Gilchrist in 1920-21. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Soceity of London.</em> 1924(2):589-686.
page(s): 645 [details]   
Type locality contained in Cape Town  
type locality contained in Cape Town [details]
Depth range 43 to 500 m (most abundant at 110 to 250 m).  
Depth range 43 to 500 m (most abundant at 110 to 250 m). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Sepia hieronis (Robson, 1924). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342137 on 2018-11-15
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original description Robson, G.C. (1924). On the Cephalopoda obtained in South African waters by Dr. J.D.F. Gilchrist in 1920-21. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Soceity of London.</em> 1924(2):589-686.
page(s): 645 [details]   

original description  (ofRhombosepion hieronis Robson, 1924) Robson, G.C. (1924). On the Cephalopoda obtained in South African waters by Dr. J.D.F. Gilchrist in 1920-21. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Soceity of London.</em> 1924(2):589-686.
page(s): 645 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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.
page(s): 142 [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): 192 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Depth range 43 to 500 m (most abundant at 110 to 250 m). [details]

Habitat deep shelf to upper slope [details]

Length Up to 70 mm mantle length. [details]