Taxon profile


Pfeffer's Flamboyant Cuttlefish
Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885)

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

Scientific synonyms

Sepia pfefferi Hoyle, 1885 o
Sepia (Metasepia) pfefferi Hoyle, 1885
Metasepia pfefferi laxior Iredale, 1926
Metasepia pfefferi wanda Iredale, 1954

Other names

= Flamboyant Cuttlefish

Data Deficient DD


Metasepia pfefferi - Pfeffer's Flamboyant Cuttlefish

Author: Jo Kuyken

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [6231888d-8f6c-4f47-8832-861bc5ac10ec]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885)]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Metasepia pfefferi Hoyle, 1885]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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Names (not confirmed) - 4


o original combination