CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Cephalopoda (class)  »  Octopoda (order)  »  Opisthoteuthidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 653000 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Opisthoteuthidae - undifferentiated   
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Family: Opisthoteuthidae (octopods (flapjack devilfishes)) - show full list
Common Name: octopods
Common Names List: octopods
flapjack octopods
Recent Synonyms: Grimpoteuthidae
Luteuthidae
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Child Codes: 23 653905     Grimpoteuthis spp.
23 653906     Luteuthis spp.
23 653904     Opisthoteuthis spp.
Organism Type: an octopod
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:159960d0-db0c-4267-839e-203dbc25fef8
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Hochberg, F.G. Norman, M.D. Finn, J.K., 2014. Family Opisthoteuthidae. In: Jereb, P. Roper, C.F.E. Norman, M.D. Fin, J.K., Editors, Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 3. Octopods and vampire squids. FAO Species Catalogue for Fisheries Purposes. No. 4.: 248-261. FAO, Rome 370pp.
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