WoRMS name details

Polypus Leach, 1817

534142  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534142)

 unaccepted (ICZN Opinion 233)

Species Polypus longipes Leach, 1817 (nomen dubium)

Species Polypus arborescens Hoyle, 1904 accepted as Octopus arborescens (Hoyle, 1904) (nomen nudum)

Species Polypus abruptus Sasaki, 1920 accepted as Muusoctopus abruptus (Sasaki, 1920) (original combination)
Species Polypus apollyon Berry, 1912 accepted as Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Species Polypus brucei Hoyle, 1912 accepted as Enteroctopus megalocyathus (Gould, 1852)
Species Polypus californicus Berry, 1911 accepted as Octopus californicus (Berry, 1911) (original combination)
Species Polypus campbelli E. A. Smith, 1902 accepted as Robsonella campbelli (E. A. Smith, 1902) (original combination)
Species Polypus conispadiceus Sasaki, 1917 accepted as Octopus conispadiceus (Sasaki, 1917)
Species Polypus dofleini Wülker, 1910 accepted as Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910) (original combination)
Species Polypus faeroensis Russell, 1909 accepted as Bathypolypus arcticus (Prosch, 1849)
Species Polypus gardineri Hoyle, 1905 accepted as Octopus gardineri (Hoyle, 1905)
Species Polypus gilbertianus Berry, 1912 accepted as Octopus gilbertianus (Berry, 1912) accepted as Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Species Polypus glaber Sasaki, 1920 accepted as Muusoctopus hokkaidensis (Berry, 1921)
Species Polypus hattai Sasaki, 1929 accepted as Octopus hattai (Sasaki, 1929)
Species Polypus hokkaidensis Berry, 1921 accepted as Muusoctopus hokkaidensis (Berry, 1921) (original combination)
Species Polypus hongkongensis Hoyle, 1885 accepted as Octopus hongkongensis (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Polypus hoylei Berry, 1909 accepted as Pteroctopus hoylei (Berry, 1909) (original combination)
Species Polypus kermadecensis Berry, 1914 accepted as Pinnoctopus kermadecensis (Berry, 1914) (original combination)
Species Polypus leioderma Berry, 1911 accepted as Muusoctopus leioderma (Berry, 1911) (original combination)
Species Polypus levis (Hoyle, 1885) accepted as Muusoctopus levis (Hoyle, 1885)
Species Polypus longispadiceus Sasaki, 1917 accepted as Octopus longispadiceus (Sasaki, 1917) (original combination)
Species Polypus luteus Sasaki, 1929 accepted as Callistoctopus luteus (Sasaki, 1929) (original combination)
Species Polypus macropus (Risso, 1826) accepted as Callistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826)
Species Polypus normani Massy, 1907 accepted as Muusoctopus normani (Massy, 1907) accepted as Muusoctopus januarii (Hoyle, 1885) (original combination)
Species Polypus ochotensis Sasaki, 1920 accepted as Octopus ochotensis (Sasaki, 1920) (original combination)
Species Polypus oculifer Hoyle, 1904 accepted as Octopus oculifer (Hoyle, 1904)
Species Polypus oliveri Berry, 1914 accepted as Octopus oliveri (Berry, 1914) (original combination)
Species Polypus oshimai Sasaki, 1929 accepted as Octopus oshimai (Sasaki, 1929) (original combination)
Species Polypus ovulum Sasaki, 1917 accepted as Amphioctopus ovulum (Sasaki, 1917) (original combination)
Species Polypus parvus Sasaki, 1917 accepted as Octopus parvus (Sasaki, 1917)
Species Polypus profundicola Massy, 1907 accepted as Bathypolypus ergasticus (P. Fischer & H. Fischer, 1892)
Species Polypus schultzei Hoyle, 1910 accepted as Eledone schultzei (Hoyle, 1910) (original combination)
Species Polypus scorpio Berry, 1920 accepted as Macrotritopus scorpio (Berry, 1920) (original combination)
Species Polypus valdiviae Thiele in Chun, 1915 accepted as Bathypolypus valdiviae (Thiele in Chun, 1915) (original combination)
Species Polypus variabilis Sasaki, 1929 accepted as Octopus variabilis (Sasaki, 1929) (original combination)
Species Polypus wolfi Wülker, 1913 accepted as Octopus wolfi (Wülker, 1913) (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Polypus Leach, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534142 on 2020-08-08
2010-10-17 17:01:16Z
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
2020-07-18 20:05:46Z

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Not documented
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality