WoRMS taxon details

Galeoctopus lateralis Norman, Boucher & Hochberg, 2004

457973  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:457973)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Norman, M.D., Boucher, R. & Hochberg, F.G. (2004). The sharkclub octopus, <em>Galeoctopus lateralis</em>, a new genus and species of deep-water octopus from the western Pacific Ocean (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae). <em>Journal Molluscan Studies.</em> 70(3): 247-256., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/70.3.247
page(s): 248 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2019). Galeoctopus lateralis Norman, Boucher & Hochberg, 2004. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=457973 on 2019-02-16
Date
action
by
2010-02-12 14:16:04Z
created
2010-10-23 21:13:51Z
checked
2016-05-03 09:13:11Z
changed
2017-11-21 21:30:10Z
changed

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original description Norman, M.D., Boucher, R. & Hochberg, F.G. (2004). The sharkclub octopus, <em>Galeoctopus lateralis</em>, a new genus and species of deep-water octopus from the western Pacific Ocean (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae). <em>Journal Molluscan Studies.</em> 70(3): 247-256., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/mollus/70.3.247
page(s): 248 [details]   

basis of record Norman M.D., Finn J.K. & Hochberg F.G. (2014). Family Octopodidae. pp. 36-215, in P. Jereb, C.F.E. Roper, M.D. Norman & J.K. Finn eds. <i>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date</i>. Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls.
page(s): 129 [details]   

additional source Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. <i>Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin</i> 66:127–154. [details]   
 
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