WoRMS taxon details

Architeuthis dux Steenstrup, 1857

342218  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342218)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Steenstrup J. (1857). Oplysninger om Atlanterhavets colossale Blaeksprutter. <em>Forhandlinger ved de Skandinaviske Naturforskeres.</em> 7 (1856): 182-185., available online at http://books.google.dk/books?id=qzo4AAAAcAAJ&pg=PA182
page(s): 183 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  ZMB 34798, geounit Atlantic Ocean  
Holotype ZMB 34798, geounit Atlantic Ocean [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Architeuthis dux Steenstrup, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342218 on 2019-06-19
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2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
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2011-05-29 15:51:48Z
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2013-04-02 08:07:40Z
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2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
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original description Steenstrup J. (1857). Oplysninger om Atlanterhavets colossale Blaeksprutter. <em>Forhandlinger ved de Skandinaviske Naturforskeres.</em> 7 (1856): 182-185., available online at http://books.google.dk/books?id=qzo4AAAAcAAJ&pg=PA182
page(s): 183 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Architeuthis princeps Verrill, 1875) Verrill A.E. (1875). The colossal cephalopods of the North Atlantic. <i>American Naturalist 9(1)</i>: 21-36; 9(2)
page(s): 79 [details]   

original description  (of Architeuthis monachus Steenstrup [in Harting], 1860) Harting P. (1860). Description de quelques fragments de deux cephalopodes gigantesques. <em>Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam.</em> 9(1)[1861]: 1-16, pl. 1-3 [issued separately, 1860]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39289590 [details]   

original description  (of Architeuthis nawaji Cadenat, 1935) Cadenat J. (1935). Note sur la premiere capture dans le Golfe de Gascogne du cÈphalopode geant, <i>Architeuthis nawaji</i>. <i>Compte-Rendu de l'Association Francaise pour l'Avancement des Sciences 59</i>: 513. [details]   

original description  (of Architeuthis clarkei Robson, 1933) Robson G.C. (1933). On <i>Architeuthis clarkei</i>, a new species of giant squid, with observations on the genus.. <i>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1933(3)</i>: 681-697, 8 figures, 1 plate.
page(s): 682; pl 1 [details]   

original description  (of Loligo hartingii Verrill, 1875) Verrill A.E. (1875). The colossal cephalopods of the North Atlantic. <i>American Naturalist 9(1)</i>: 21-36; 9(2)
page(s): 86 [details]   

taxonomy source Winkelmann I., Campos P.F., Strugnell J., Cherel Y., Smith P.J., Kubodera T., Allcock L., Kampmann M.-L., Schroeder H., Guerra A., Norman M., Finn J., Ingrao D., Clarke M. & Gilbert T.P. (2013) Mitochondrial genome diversity and population structure of the giant squid <i>Architeuthis</i>: genetics sheds new light on one of the most enigmatic marine species. <i>Proceedings of the Royal Society, B</i> 280: 20130273., available online at https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.0273 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

additional source Roper, C.F.E. & Jereb, P. (2010). Family Architeuthidae. <i>In</i> P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. <i>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids</i>. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. <em>pp. 121-123.</em> , available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 122 [details]   

additional source Marshall, B.A. 1996: Molluscan name-bearing types in the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. Tuhinga: Records of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 9: 1-85. [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Judkins, H. L., M. Vecchione, and C. F. E. Roper. 2009. Cephalopoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 701–709 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

identification resource Lu, C.C. & Chung, W.S. (2017). <em>Guide to the cephalopods of Taiwan</em>. National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung, Taiwan, 560 pp. ISBN 978-986-05-2569-4.
page(s): 332 [details]   
 
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Holotype ZMB 34798, geounit Atlantic Ocean [details]
 

LanguageName 
Chinese Dà-Wàng-Yóu  [details]
English Japanese giant squid [from synonym]giant squidAtlantic giant squid  [details]
French calmar géant  [details]
German Japanischer Riesenkalmar [from synonym]Atlantischer Riesenkalmar  [details]
Japanese ダイオウイカ [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish jättebläckfiskar  [details]
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