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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone schultzei (Hoyle, 1910) 
AphiaID: 534522

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColeoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodiformes (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIncirrata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone Leach, 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodoctopus carlgreni (Thore, 1945)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodoctopus nigra (Hoyle, 1910)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodoctopus schultzei (Hoyle, 1910)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphrodoctopus schultzi (Hoyle, 1910) (misspelling of specific epithet)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone carlgreni Thore, 1945
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEledone thysanophora Voss, 1962
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrush-tipped octopus [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern South Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534522
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-10-20 13:11:51Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Eledone schultzei (Hoyle, 1910). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534522 on 2014-10-01
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