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. <em>Sitzungsberichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Leipzig.</em> 45-48:36-52.
page(s): 41 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2019). Macrotritopus Grimpe, 1922. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534121 on 2019-02-18
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2010-10-17 13:28:46Z
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2017-11-27 22:18:06Z
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original description Grimpe G. (1922). Systematische Üebersicht der Europäischen Cephalopoden. <em>Sitzungsberichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Leipzig.</em> 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. <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): 145 [details]