WoRMS taxon details

Muusoctopus Gleadall, 2004

527126  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:527126)

accepted
Genus
Octopus januarii Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885) (type by original designation)
Species Muusoctopus abruptus (Sasaki, 1920)
Species Muusoctopus berryi (Robson, 1924)
Species Muusoctopus bizikovi Gleadall, Guerrero-Kommritz, Hochberg & Laptikhovsky, 2010
Species Muusoctopus canthylus (Voss & Pearcy, 1990)
Species Muusoctopus clyderoperi (O'Shea, 1999)
Species Muusoctopus eicomar (Vega, 2009)
Species Muusoctopus eureka (Robson, 1929)
Species Muusoctopus fuscus (Taki, 1964)
Species Muusoctopus hokkaidensis (Berry, 1921)
Species Muusoctopus hydrothermalis (González & Guerra, 1998)
Species Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Muusoctopus johnsonianus (Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006)
Species Muusoctopus karubar (Norman, Hochberg & Lu, 1997)
Species Muusoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911)
Species Muusoctopus levis (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Muusoctopus longibrachus (Ibáñez, Sepúlveda & Chong, 2006)
Species Muusoctopus oregonae (Toll, 1981)
Species Muusoctopus oregonensis (Voss & Pearcy, 1990)
Species Muusoctopus profundorum (Robson, 1932)
Species Muusoctopus pseudonymus (Grimpe, 1922)
Species Muusoctopus rigbyae (Vecchione, Allcock, Piatkowski & Strugnell, 2009)
Species Muusoctopus robustus (Voss & Pearcy, 1990)
Species Muusoctopus sibiricus (Loyning, 1930)
Species Muusoctopus tangaroa (O'Shea, 1999)
Species Muusoctopus tegginmathae (O'Shea, 1999)
Species Muusoctopus thielei (Robson, 1932)
Species Muusoctopus violescens (Taki, 1964)
Species Muusoctopus yaquinae (Voss & Pearcy, 1990)

Species Muusoctopus macrophallus (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) accepted as Muusoctopus yaquinae (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) (synonym)
Species Muusoctopus normani (Massy, 1907) accepted as Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885) (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Gleadall, I.G. (2004). Some old and new genera of octopus. <em>Interdisciplinary Information Sciences.</em> 10(2): 99–112., available online at https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/iis/10/2/10_2_99/_pdf
page(s): 105 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Muusoctopus Gleadall, 2004. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527126 on 2019-02-19
Date
action
by
2010-09-25 10:52:37Z
created
2010-10-17 13:28:46Z
changed
2015-02-14 13:10:31Z
changed
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
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original description Gleadall, I.G. (2004). Some old and new genera of octopus. <em>Interdisciplinary Information Sciences.</em> 10(2): 99–112., available online at https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/iis/10/2/10_2_99/_pdf
page(s): 105 [details]   

additional source 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. [details]   

additional source Ibáñez, C.M., Pardo-Gandarillas, M.C., Peña, F., Gleadall, I.G., Poulin, E. & Sellanes, J. (2016). Phylogeny and biogeography of <em>Muusoctopus</em> (Cephalopoda: Enteroctopodidae). <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 45: 494-503. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Editor's comment When Volcanoctopus and Muusoctopus are treated as synonyms, Volcanoctopus has priority [details]