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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826) 
AphiaID: 534558

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 editorCallistoctopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus macropus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallistoctopus Iw. Taki, 1964
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus alderii Vérany, 1851
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus didynamus Rafinesque, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus frayedus Rafinesque, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus granosus Blainville, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus leschenaultii d'Orbigny, 1826 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus macropodus Sangiovanni, 1829 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus macropus Risso, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolypus macropus (Risso, 1826)
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 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroktapodi krahëgjatë [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite-spotted octopus [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic white-spotted octopus [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΛευκόστικτο χταπόδι [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNice [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMtwapa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:534558
Taxonomic
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2010-10-20 13:11:51Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Callistoctopus macropus (Risso, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=534558 on 2014-12-28
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