WoRMS taxon details

Bathypolypus Grimpe, 1921

138265  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138265)

Octopus arcticus Prosch, 1849 accepted as Bathypolypus arcticus (Prosch, 1849) (type by original designation)
Benthoctopus Grimpe, 1921 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2023). MolluscaBase. Bathypolypus Grimpe, 1921. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138265 on 2023-03-26
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-26 17:15:50Z
2015-02-14 13:10:31Z
2018-02-07 15:28:10Z
2019-04-07 22:14:06Z

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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 Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. <em>[Online Nomenclator Zoologicus at Checklistbank. Ubio link has gone].</em> , available online at https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/126539/about [details]   

additional source Muus, B. (2002). The <em>Bathypolypus-Benthoctopus</em> problem of the North Atlantic (Octopodinae, Cephalopoda). <em>Malacologia.</em> 44(2): 175-222., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13143410 [details]   

additional source 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. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Japanese チヒロダコ属 [from synonym]  [details]
Bathypolypus arcticus
 Bathypolypus arcticus
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Bathypolypus arcticus
 Bathypolypus arcticus
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Bathypolypus arcticus - side
 Bathypolypus arctic...
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