WoRMS taxon details

Sepia insignis Smith, 1916

342141  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342141)

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): 25 [details]   
Type locality contained in Tongaat  
type locality contained in Tongaat [details]
Depth range untill 42 m.  
Depth range untill 42 m. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Sepia insignis Smith, 1916. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342141 on 2018-04-23
Date
action
by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
created
2011-04-04 06:48:22Z
changed
2016-05-23 09:33:23Z
changed

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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): 25 [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): 142 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Depth range untill 42 m. [details]

Habitat inner shelf [details]

Length Up to 60 mm mantle length. [details]