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Sepia Linnaeus, 1758

138477  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138477)

accepted
Genus
Species Sepia aculeata Van Hasselt [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835
Species Sepia acuminata E. A. Smith, 1916
Species Sepia adami Roeleveld, 1972
Species Sepia andreana Steenstrup, 1875
Species Sepia angulata Roeleveld, 1972
Species Sepia apama Gray, 1849
Species Sepia appelloefi Wülker, 1910
Species Sepia arabica Massy, 1916
Species Sepia aureomaculata Okutani & Horikawa [in Okutani, Tagawa & Horikawa], 1987
Species Sepia australis Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Sepia bandensis Adam, 1939
Species Sepia bathyalis Khromov, Nikitina & Nesis, 1991
Species Sepia bertheloti d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1835
Species Sepia bidhaia A. Reid, 2000
Species Sepia braggi Verco, 1907
Species Sepia brevimana Steenstrup, 1875
Species Sepia burnupi Hoyle, 1904
Species Sepia carinata Sasaki, 1920
Species Sepia chirotrema S. S. Berry, 1918
Species Sepia confusa E. A. Smith, 1916
Species Sepia cottoni Adam, 1979
Species Sepia cultrata Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia dollfusi Adam, 1941
Species Sepia dubia Adam & Rees, 1966
Species Sepia elegans Blainville, 1827
Species Sepia elliptica Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia elobyana Adam, 1941
Species Sepia elongata d'Orbigny [in Férussac & d'Orbigny], 1839–1842
Species Sepia erostrata Sasaki, 1929
Species Sepia esculenta Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia faurei Roeleveld, 1972
Species Sepia filibrachia A. Reid & Lu, 2005
Species Sepia foliopeza Okutani & Tagawa [in Okutani, Tagawa & Horikawa], 1987
Species Sepia furcata Ho & Lu, 2005
Species Sepia gibba Ehrenberg, 1831
Species Sepia grahami A. Reid, 2001
Species Sepia hedleyi S. S. Berry, 1918
Species Sepia hieronis (G. C. Robson, 1924)
Species Sepia hierredda Rang, 1835
Species Sepia hirunda Ho & Lu, 2005
Species Sepia incerta E. A. Smith, 1916
Species Sepia insignis E. A. Smith, 1916
Species Sepia irvingi W. T. Meyer, 1909
Species Sepia ivanovi Khromov, 1982
Species Sepia joubini Massy, 1927
Species Sepia kiensis Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia kobiensis Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia koilados A. Reid, 2000
Species Sepia latimanus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Sepia limata (Iredale, 1926)
Species Sepia longipes Sasaki, 1913
Species Sepia lorigera Wülker, 1910
Species Sepia lycidas Gray, 1849
Species Sepia madokai Adam, 1939
Species Sepia mascarensis Filippova & Khromov, 1991
Species Sepia mestus Gray, 1849
Species Sepia mira (Cotton, 1932)
Species Sepia mirabilis Khromov, 1988
Species Sepia murrayi Adam & Rees, 1966
Species Sepia novaehollandiae Hoyle, 1909
Species Sepia officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Sepia omani Adam & Rees, 1966
Species Sepia opipara (Iredale, 1926)
Species Sepia orbignyana Férussac, 1826
Species Sepia papillata Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Sepia papuensis Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia pardex Sasaki, 1913
Species Sepia peterseni Appellöf, 1886
Species Sepia pharaonis Ehrenberg, 1831
Species Sepia plana Lu & A. Reid, 1997
Species Sepia plangon Gray, 1849
Species Sepia plathyconchalis Filippova & Khromov, 1991
Species Sepia prabahari Neethiselvan & Venkataramani, 2002
Species Sepia prashadi Winckworth, 1936
Species Sepia pulchra Roeleveld & Liltved, 1985
Species Sepia ramani Neethiselvan, 2001
Species Sepia recurvirostra Steenstrup, 1875
Species Sepia reesi Adam, 1979
Species Sepia rhoda (Iredale, 1954)
Species Sepia robsoni (Massy, 1927)
Species Sepia rozella (Iredale, 1926)
Species Sepia savignyi Blainville, 1827
Species Sepia saya Khromov, Nikitina & Nesis, 1991
Species Sepia senta Lu & A. Reid, 1997
Species Sepia sewelli Adam & Rees, 1966
Species Sepia simoniana Thiele, 1920
Species Sepia smithi Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia sokotriensis Khromov, 1988
Species Sepia stellifera Homenko & Khromov, 1984
Species Sepia subplana Lu & Boucher-Rodoni, 2001
Species Sepia subtenuipes Okutani & Horikawa [in Okutani, Tagawa & Horikawa], 1987
Species Sepia sulcata Hoyle, 1885
Species Sepia tala Khromov, Nikitina & Nesis, 1991
Species Sepia tanybracheia A. Reid, 2000
Species Sepia tenuipes Sasaki, 1929
Species Sepia thurstoni Adam & Rees, 1966
Species Sepia tokioensis Ortmann, 1888
Species Sepia trygonina (Rochebrune, 1884)
Species Sepia tuberculata Lamarck, 1798
Species Sepia typica (Steenstrup, 1875)
Species Sepia vecchioni Neethiselvan & Venkataramani, 2010
Species Sepia vercoi Adam, 1979
Species Sepia vermiculata Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Sepia vietnamica Khromov, 1987
Species Sepia vossi Khromov, 1996
Species Sepia whitleyana (Iredale, 1926)
Species Sepia zanzibarica Pfeffer, 1884

Species Sepia blainvillii Deshayes, 1835 † accepted as Belosaepia blainvillii (Deshayes, 1835) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Sepia rex (Iredale, 1926) accepted as Sepia hedleyi S. S. Berry, 1918 (synonym)
Species Sepia robsoni Sasaki, 1929 accepted as Sepia madokai Adam, 1939 (invalid: secondary junior homonym of Sepia robsoni Massy, 1929)
Species Sepia vera Deshayes, 1865 † accepted as Pseudosepia vera (Deshayes, 1865) † (unaccepted > superseded combination)

Species Sepia bartletti (Iredale, 1954) (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Sepia baxteri (Iredale, 1940) (uncertain > nomen dubium)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Sepia Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Marine Species Traits editorial board (2021) Marine Species Traits at: http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138477 on 2023-03-24
Marine Species Traits editorial board (2023). Marine Species Traits. Sepia Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138477 on 2023-03-24
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Khromov D.N., C.C. Lu, A. Guerra, Zh. Dong & S. v. Boletzky (1998) A synopsis of Sepiidae outside Australian waters. Pp. 77-157, in: Voss N.A., M. Vecchione, R.B. Toll & M.J. Sweeney, eds (1998) Systematics and biogeography of cephalopods. <i>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology</i> 586: volume 1: 1-276; volume 2: 277-599. [details]   

additional source Reid, A., Jereb, P. & Roper, C.F.E. (2005). Family Sepiidae. pp. 57-152, in P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper eds. <em>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date.</em> Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (<em>Nautilidae</em>, <em>Sepiidae</em>, <em>Sepiolidae</em>, <em>Sepiadariidae</em>, <em>Idiosepiidae</em> and <em>Spirulidae</em>). <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(1): 262 pp. 9 pls. [details]   
 
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