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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleoctopus Norman, Boucher & Hochberg, 2004 
AphiaID: 456051

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 editorGaleoctopus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodidae d'Orbigny, 1840
Sources  original description Norman, M.D., Boucher, R. & Hochberg, F.G. (2004). The sharkclub octopus, Galeoctopus lateralis, a new genus and species of deep-water octopus from the western Pacific Ocean (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae). Journal Molluscan Studies. 70(3): 247-256., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mollus/70.3.247 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleoctopus lateralis Norman, Boucher & Hochberg, 2004
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:456051
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Date   action   by
2010-02-10 15:30:37Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-10-23 21:13:51Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-05-03 09:13:11Z  changed  Finn, Julian
  
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  Citation: Finn, J.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Galeoctopus Norman, Boucher & Hochberg, 2004. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=456051 on 2016-07-30
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