WoRMS taxon details

Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885)

342366  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342366)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, II: The Decapoda. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> series 5, 16:181-203., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29995905 [details]   

(ofSepia (Metasepia) pfefferi Hoyle, 1885) Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, II: The Decapoda. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> series 5, 16:181-203., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29995905 [details]   
Type locality contained in Arafura Sea  
type locality contained in Arafura Sea [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342366 on 2018-12-09
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2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
created
2011-02-22 20:06:55Z
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2016-05-15 00:46:20Z
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2016-05-16 06:55:40Z
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original description Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, II: The Decapoda. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> series 5, 16:181-203., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29995905 [details]   

original description  (ofSepia (Metasepia) pfefferi Hoyle, 1885) Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, II: The Decapoda. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> series 5, 16:181-203., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29995905 [details]   

original description  (ofMetasepia pfefferi laxior Iredale, 1926) Iredale, T. (1926). The biology of the North-west Islet, Capricorn Group (D.) Marine molluscs. <em>Australian Zoologist.</em> 4: 237-240., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/part/171693 [details]   

original description  (ofMetasepia pfefferi wanda Iredale, 1954) Iredale, T. (1954). Cuttle-fish "bones" again. <em>Australian Zoologist.</em> 12: 63-82., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/part/171695 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Reid, A., Jereb, P. & Roper, C.F.E. (2005). Family Sepiidae. pp. 57-152, in P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper eds. <em>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date.</em> Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (<em>Nautilidae</em>, <em>Sepiidae</em>, <em>Sepiolidae</em>, <em>Sepiadariidae</em>, <em>Idiosepiidae</em> and <em>Spirulidae</em>). <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls.
page(s): 60 [details]   

source of synonymy Lu, C.C. (2001). Cephalopoda. pp. 129-308 <em>in</em> Wells, A. & Houston, W.W.K. eds. <em>Zoological Catalogue of Australia</em>. Vol. 17.2. Mollusca: Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda, Cephalopoda. Melbourne: CSIRO Publishing, Australia xii 353 pp.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

LanguageName 
English Pfeffer's flamboyant cuttlefishFlamboyant cuttlefish  [details]
French Seiche flamboyante  [details]
Spanish Sepia llamativa  [details]