WoRMS taxon details

Amphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849)

534097  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534097)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofOctopus aegina Gray, 1849) Gray, J. E. (1849). <em>Catalogue of the Mollusca in the collection of the British Museum I: Cephalopoda antepedia</em>. London: British Museum. 164 pages., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47563
page(s): 7 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Amphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534097 on 2018-12-11
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2010-10-17 13:28:46Z
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2017-11-16 22:19:15Z
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original description  (ofOctopus aegina Gray, 1849) Gray, J. E. (1849). <em>Catalogue of the Mollusca in the collection of the British Museum I: Cephalopoda antepedia</em>. London: British Museum. 164 pages., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47563
page(s): 7 [details]   

original description  (ofOctopus dollfusi Robson, 1928) Robson, G.C. (1928). Cephalopodes des mers d'Indiochine. <em>Service Oceanographique des Peches de l'Indochine, Station Maritime de Cauda.</em> 10: 1-53.
page(s): 43 [details]   

original description  (ofOctopus hardwickei Gray, 1849) Gray, J. E. (1849). <em>Catalogue of the Mollusca in the collection of the British Museum I: Cephalopoda antepedia</em>. London: British Museum. 164 pages., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47563
page(s): 8 [details]   

original description  (ofOctopus smedleyi Robson, 1932) Robson, G.C. (1932). Report on the Cephalopoda in the Raffles Museum. <em>Bulletin Raffles Museum.</em> 7:21-33., available online at http://blsea.nus.edu.sg/en/persistent/37d67324-151a-4e06-80c3-2c8a3c4268d3
page(s): 24 [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Gleadall, I. G. (1997). Hong Kong Cephalopada: A brief review of current knowledge and identification of specimens collected in 1995. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Eighth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China IV. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 503-513. [details]   

basis of record 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]   

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.
page(s): 68 [details]   

identification resource Lu, C.C. & Chung, W.S. (2017). <em>Guide to the cephalopods of Taiwan</em>. National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung, Taiwan, 560 pp. ISBN 978-986-05-2569-4.
page(s): 458 [details]   
 
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Introduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
 

LanguageName 
Chinese Shā-Xiāo  [details]
English sandbird octopus [from synonym]marbled octopus [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese スナダコ [from synonym]  [details]