Taxon profile


Taonius Steenstrup, 1861

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Cranchiidae »  subfamily Taoniinae

Scientific synonyms

Belonella Lane, 1957
Desmoteuthis Verrill, 1881
Phasmatopsis de Rochebrune, 1884
Verrilliteuthis Berry, 1916
Toxeuma Chun, 1906

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Taonius belone (Chun, 1906)
species Taonius borealis (Nesis, 1972)
species Taonius cymoctypus (de Rochebrune, 1884)
species Taonius pavo (Lesueur, 1821)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [f8e0ff41-7167-46b2-84d2-a15b67045471]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Taonius Steenstrup, 1861]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015

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