WoRMS taxon details

Abdopus tonganus (Hoyle, 1885)

534519  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534519)

accepted
Species
Octopus tonganus Hoyle, 1885 (original combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(ofOctopus tonganus Hoyle, 1885) Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, I: The Octopoda. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. series 5, 15:222-236., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15821176
page(s): 225 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Abdopus tonganus (Hoyle, 1885). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534519 on 2018-04-21
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2010-10-20 12:48:22Z
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2017-11-16 22:19:15Z
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original description  (ofOctopus tonganus Hoyle, 1885) Hoyle, W.E. (1885). Diagnoses of new species of Cephalopoda collected during the cruise of H.M.S. Challenger, I: The Octopoda. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. series 5, 15:222-236., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15821176
page(s): 225 [details]   

basis of record Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin 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. 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): 63 [details]   

basis of record  (ofOctopus tonganus Hoyle, 1885) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien