WoRDSS banner

Deep-Sea taxon details

Opisthoteuthidae Verrill, 1896

23083  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:23083)

Genus Grimpoteuthis Robson, 1932
  » Species Grimpoteuthis bathynectes Voss & Pearcy, 1990
  » Species Grimpoteuthis boylei Collins, 2003
  » Species Grimpoteuthis challengeri Collins, 2003
  » Species Grimpoteuthis discoveryi Collins, 2003
  » Species Grimpoteuthis hippocrepium (Hoyle, 1904)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis megaptera (Verrill, 1885)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis plena (Verrill, 1885)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis tuftsi Voss & Pearcy, 1990
  » Species Grimpoteuthis umbellata (P. Fischer, 1884)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis albatrossi (Sasaki, 1920) accepted as Opisthoteuthis albatrossi (Sasaki, 1920)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis antarctica Kubodera & Okutani, 1986 accepted as Cirroctopus antarcticus (Kubodera & Okutani, 1986) (original combination)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis caudani (Joubin, 1896) accepted as Opisthoteuthis grimaldii (Joubin, 1903)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis glacialis (Robson, 1930) accepted as Cirroctopus glacialis (Robson, 1930)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis mawsoni (Berry, 1917) accepted as Cirroctopus mawsoni (Berry, 1917)
  » Species Grimpoteuthis umbellatus (Fischer, 1884) accepted as Grimpoteuthis umbellata (P. Fischer, 1884) (wrong grammatical agreement)
Genus Opisthoteuthis Verrill, 1883
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Opisthoteuthidae Verrill, 1896. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2019) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=23083 on 2020-02-28
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2020). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Opisthoteuthidae Verrill, 1896. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=23083 on 2020-02-28
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2011-03-16 19:15:22Z
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z

basis of record Hochberg F.G., Norman M.D. & Finn J.K. (2014). Family Opisthoteuthidae. pp. 248-261, 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. [details]   

additional source Villanueva, R.; Collins, M.A.; Sánchez, P.; Voss, N.A. (2002). Systematics, distribution and biology of the cirrate octopods of the genus <i>Opisthoteuthis</i> (Mollusca, Cephalopoda) in the Atlantic Ocean, with description of two new species. <i>Bull. Mar. Sci. 71(2)</i>: 933-985 (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Lu, C.C. & Chung, W.S. (2017). <em>Guide to the cephalopods of Taiwan</em>. National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung, Taiwan, 560 pp. ISBN 978-986-05-2569-4.
page(s): 422 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Chinese Miàn-Xiāo-Kē  [details]
Japanese メンダコ  [details]
INDEEP logo NHM logo NOC logo Soton logo WoRMS logo OBIS logo Plymouth University's Marine Institute logo
Website hosted & developed by VLIZ · contact: WoRDSS Team