WoRMS taxon details

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

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

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Ommastrephes gigas d'Orbigny [in 1834-1847], 1835) Orbigny A.D. d'. (1834-1847). <i>Voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale [...] exécuté pendant les années 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832 et 1833</i>. Tome 5(3) Mollusques. pp. i-xliii, 1-758, 85 plates [Dates after Coan & Kabat (2015, 2400 Years of Malacology, Appendix 1: 21-23.) Pls 1-2, 1834; pp. 1-104, pls 3-7, 10, 12, 1835; pp. 105-184, pls 8-9, 11, 13-23, 25-28, 1836; pls 24, 29-43, 41bis, 45-46, 1837; pp. 185-376, pls 44, 47-52, 55, 1838; pls 54, 56-65, 1839; pl. 66, 1840; pp. 377-488, pls 53, 67-77, 80, 1841; pp. 489-758, 1846; pls 78-79, 81-85, 1847]. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14543243; https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14544363
page(s): 50, pl 4 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Dosidicus gigas (d'Orbigny [in 1834-1847], 1835). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342291 on 2020-10-25
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2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
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2011-02-25 22:38:50Z
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original description  (of Ommastrephes gigas d'Orbigny [in 1834-1847], 1835) Orbigny A.D. d'. (1834-1847). <i>Voyage dans l'Amérique méridionale [...] exécuté pendant les années 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832 et 1833</i>. Tome 5(3) Mollusques. pp. i-xliii, 1-758, 85 plates [Dates after Coan & Kabat (2015, 2400 Years of Malacology, Appendix 1: 21-23.) Pls 1-2, 1834; pp. 1-104, pls 3-7, 10, 12, 1835; pp. 105-184, pls 8-9, 11, 13-23, 25-28, 1836; pls 24, 29-43, 41bis, 45-46, 1837; pp. 185-376, pls 44, 47-52, 55, 1838; pls 54, 56-65, 1839; pl. 66, 1840; pp. 377-488, pls 53, 67-77, 80, 1841; pp. 489-758, 1846; pls 78-79, 81-85, 1847]. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14543243; https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14544363
page(s): 50, pl 4 [details]   

original description  (of Dosidicus eschrichtii Steenstrup, 1857) Steenstrup, J. (1857). Professor Steenstrup foreviste og karakteriserde derpaa et Par nye Cephalopoder. <em>Videnskabelige Meddekekser fra den Naturhistoriske Forening i Kjobenhavn.</em> 1856(1-2): 120-121., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35633066
page(s): 120 [details]   

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, fig 27 [details]   

original description  (of Ommastrephes giganteus d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839–1842) Férussac, A.E.J.P.F. d'Audebard de & d'Orbigny, A. (1835-1848). Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des Céphalopodes acétabulifères vivants et fossiles. pp. [1-96], i-lvi, 1-361, Atlas with 144 plates. Paris, Baillière., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13093019 [text]; https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/57633278 [atlas]
page(s): 350, Ommastrephes pl 1, figs 11-13 [details]   

original description  (of Sepia nigra Bosc, 1802) Bosc, L. A. G. (1802). Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature. <em>Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville.</em> 1-324., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41757836
page(s): 47 [details]   

original description  (of Sepia tunicata Molina, 1782) Molina, J. I. (1782). Saggio sulla storia naturale del Chile, del Signor Abate Giovanni Ignazio Molina. <em>Bologna.</em> i-v + 1-306 + errata + map., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/141623
page(s): 199 [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]   
 
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From other sources
Habitat neritic to oceanic, epi- to mesopelagic [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch reuzenpijlinktvis  [details]
English jumbo squidjumbo flying squidHumboldt squid  [details]
French encornet géant  [details]
German RiesenPfeilkalmarRiesen-FlugkalmarJumbokalmarHumboldt-KalmarHumboldt Kalmar  [details]