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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus magnificus (Villanueva, Sanchez & Compagno, 1992) 
AphiaID: 535784

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 editorEnteroctopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus magnificus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteroctopus Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctopus magnificus Villanueva, Sanchez & Compagno, 1992 (original combination)
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 editorgiant octopus [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Namibia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNamibia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern South Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:535784
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-10-24 16:13:02Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Enteroctopus magnificus (Villanueva, Sanchez & Compagno, 1992). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=535784 on 2014-12-26
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