Taxon profile


Common Cuttlefish
Sepia officinalis Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Sepiida »  family Sepiidae »  genus Sepia

Scientific synonyms

Sepia (Sepia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Sepia filliouxi Lafont, 1869
Sepia officinalis mediterranea Ninni, 1884
Sepia rugosa Bowdich, 1822
Sepia vicellius Gray, 1849
Sepia zebrina Risso, 1854

Other names

= Choco Vulgar



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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Sepia officinalis Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [162664]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Sepia officinalis Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Sepia officinalis Linné, 1758]
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Sepia officinalis LINNÉ, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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