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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis discus Young & Roper, 1969 
AphiaID: 342234

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColeoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOegopsida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycloteuthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis discus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis Young & Roper, 1969
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis Young & Roper, 1969
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscoteuthis discus Young & Roper, 1969
Sources  basis of record Roper, C.F.E. & Jereb, P. (2010). Family Cycloteuthidae. In P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 2. Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 2. Rome, FAO. pp. 179-182.
page(s): 181 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubtropical Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTropical Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution (sub)tropical Indo-West Pacific [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342234
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2016-06-07 01:47:25Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J. (2016). Discoteuthis discus Young & Roper, 1969. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342234 on 2016-07-29
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