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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena maculosa (Hoyle, 1883) 
AphiaID: 342334

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 editorOctopodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIncirrata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena maculosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalochlaena Robson, 1929
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus maculosus Hoyle, 1883 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser blue-ringed octopus  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (27 nucleotides; 24 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
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 editorHabitat coastal; highly toxic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342334
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-10-24 16:13:02Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Hapalochlaena maculosa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342334 on 2014-12-22
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