WoRMS taxon details

Dosidicus gigas (d'Orbigny [in 1834-1847], 1835)

342291  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342291)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Dosidicus gigas (d'Orbigny [in 1834-1847], 1835). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342291 on 2019-08-18
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
2011-02-25 22:38:50Z
2016-06-11 23:30:29Z

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original description  (of Dosidicus steenstrupii Pfeffer, 1884) Pfeffer G. 1884. Die Cephalopoden des Hamburger Naturhistorischen Museums. <i>Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften, Hamburg</i>, 8(1): 1-30., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/part/70869
page(s): 20 [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 Wormuth J.H. (1998) Workshop deliberations on the Ommastrephidae: A brief history of their systematics and a review of the systematics, distribution, and biology of the genera <i>Martialia</i> Rochebrune and Mabille, 1889, <i>Todaropsis</i> Girard, 1890, <i>Dosidicus</i> Steenstrup, 1857, <i>Hyaloteuthis</i> Gray, 1849, and <i>Eucleoteuthis</i> Berry, 1916. Pp. 373-383, in: Voss N.A., M. Vecchione, R.B. Toll & M.J. Sweeney, eds (1998) Systematics and biogeography of cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 586: volume 1: 1-276; volume 2: 277-599.
page(s): 377 [details]   

additional source Roper, C.F.E., Nigmatullin, C. & Jereb, P. (2010). Family Ommastrephidae. <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. 269-347.</em> , available online at http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/i1920e/i1920e.pdf
page(s): 301 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Habitat neritic to oceanic, epi- to mesopelagic [details]

Dutch reuzenpijlinktvis  [details]
English jumbo squidjumbo flying squidHumboldt squid  [details]
French encornet géant  [details]
German RiesenPfeilkalmarRiesen-FlugkalmarJumbokalmarHumboldt-KalmarHumboldt Kalmar  [details]