Taxon profile


Sharpear Enope Squid
Ancistrocheirus lesueurii (d'Orbigny, 1839)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Ancistrocheiridae »  genus Ancistrocheirus

Scientific synonyms

Enoploteuthis lesueurii d'Orbigny, 1842 o
Onychoteuthis lesueuri (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Onychoteuthis lesueurii (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Ancistrocheirus lesueuri (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Loligo alessandrinii Vérany, 1851
Ancistrocheirus alessandrinii Vérany, 1851
Theliodioteuthis alessandrini Vérany, 1851
Abralia megalops Verrill, 1882
Enoploteuthis pallida Pfeffer, 1884
Enoploteuthis polyonyx Troschel, 1857

Other names

= Encornet Cachalot
= Enoploluria Rómbica

Least Concern LC  as Ancistrocheirus lesueuri

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [163050]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ancistrocheirus lesueuri (Orbigny, 1842 pl 14 [In Ferussac & Orbigny, 1834-1848])]
Data retrieved on: 17 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [035ae9f6-99df-4a39-b7d6-eaf93f9cd9db]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ancistrocheirus lesueuri (d'Orbigny, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Ancistrocheirus lesueurii (Férussac & D'Orbigny, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Abralia megalops Verrill, 1882]
Data retrieved on: 21 July 2015
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Ancistrocheirus lesueurii FÉRUSSAC et D´ORB.,1839]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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