WoRMS taxon details

Octopus alecto Berry, 1953

341942  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:341942)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Berry, S.S. (1953). Preliminary diagnosis of six west American species of <em>Octopus</em>. <em>Leaflets in Malacology.</em> 1(10): 51-58.
page(s): 56 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Octopus alecto Berry, 1953. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=341942 on 2021-01-26
Date
action
by
2008-03-27 18:55:09Z
created
2010-10-17 13:28:46Z
checked
2010-10-21 18:18:05Z
changed
2017-11-28 07:14:17Z
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original description Berry, S.S. (1953). Preliminary diagnosis of six west American species of <em>Octopus</em>. <em>Leaflets in Malacology.</em> 1(10): 51-58.
page(s): 56 [details]   

basis of record 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. <i>Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date</i>. Volume 3. Octopods and Vampire Squids. <em>FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes [Rome, FAO].</em> 4(3): 353 pp. 11 pls.
page(s): 187 [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

status source Norman M.D. & Hochberg F.G. (2005) The current state of Octopus taxonomy. <i>Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin</i> 66:127–154. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality