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

Abralia megalops Verrill, 1882
Ancistrocheirus alessandrinii Vérany, 1851
Ancistrocheirus lesueuri (d'Orbigny, 1835)
Enoploteuthis lesueurii d'Orbigny, 1842
Enoploteuthis pallida Pfeffer, 1884
Enoploteuthis polyonyx Troschel, 1857
Loligo alessandrinii Vérany, 1851
Onychoteuthis lesueuri d'Orbigny, 1835
Onychoteuthis lesueurii Orbigny, 1839
Theliodioteuthis alessandrini Vérany, 1851

Other names

= Encornet Cachalot
= Enoploluria Rómbica

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Links and literature

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
EN Australian Faunal Directory [035ae9f6-99df-4a39-b7d6-eaf93f9cd9db]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ancistrocheirus lesueuri (d'Orbigny, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 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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