WoRMS taxon details

Macrotritopus Grimpe, 1922

534121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534121)

accepted
Genus
Octopus gracilis Verrill, 1884 accepted as Macrotritopus equivocus (Robson, 1929) (type by original designation)
Species Macrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851)

Species Macrotritopus equivocus (Robson, 1929) (taxon inquirendum, juvenile: identity unresolved)
Species Macrotritopus scorpio (Berry, 1920) (taxon inquirendum, unresolved, potential name for West Atlantic "defillipi")

Species Macrotritopus dana [sic] accepted as Octopus defilippi var. dama Robson, 1929 accepted as Macrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851) (misspelling)
Species Macrotritopus danae (Joubin & Robson, 1929) accepted as Scaeurgus unicirrhus (Delle Chiaje [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1841) (synonym)
Species Macrotritopus kempi Robson, 1929 accepted as Macrotritopus defilippi (Vérany, 1851) (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Grimpe G. (1922). Systematische Üebersicht der Europäischen Cephalopoden. Sitzungsberichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Leipzig. 45-48:36-52.
page(s): 41 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Macrotritopus Grimpe, 1922. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534121 on 2018-06-23
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original description Grimpe G. (1922). Systematische Üebersicht der Europäischen Cephalopoden. Sitzungsberichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Leipzig. 45-48:36-52.
page(s): 41 [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. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO]. 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls.
page(s): 145 [details]   

additional source  (ofOctopus (Macrotritopus) Grimpe, 1922) Robson, G.C. (1929). XLI.—Notes on the Cephalopoda.—VII. On Macrotritopus, Grimpe, with a description of a new species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (series 10) 3(15): 311-313., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222932908672975
page(s): 311 [details]   

basis of record  (ofOctopus (Macrotritopus) Grimpe, 1922) Robson, G.C. (1929). LXXIII.—Notes on the Cephalopoda.—VIII. The genera and subgenera of Octopodinæ and Bathypolypodinæ,. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. (series 10) 3(18): 607-608., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222932908673017
page(s): 607 [details]   
 
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