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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis mega Joubin, 1932 
AphiaID: 342287

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 editorChiroteuthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis mega (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiroteuthis mega (Joubin, 1932)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis Joubin, 1932
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis Joubin, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiroteuthis d'Orbigny [in FĂ©russac & d'Orbigny], 1841
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiropsis mega Joubin, 1932
Sources  basis of record Roper, C.F.E. & Jereb, P. (2010). Family Chiroteuthidae. 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. 135-145.
page(s): 139 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathypelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342287
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-05-16 16:10:40Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2016-06-05 01:28:00Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J. (2016). Chiropsis mega. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342287 on 2016-08-28
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