Taxon profile


Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910)

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

Scientific synonyms

Desmoteuthis pellucida Chun, 1910
Megalocranchia megalops australis Voss, 1967
Anomalocranchia impennis Robson, 1924
Teuthowenia megalops impennis Imber, 1978
Teuthowenia richardsoni Dell, 1959
Megalocranchia richardsoni Dell, 1959

Least Concern LC

Intertaxon relationships

predator: Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865) - Strap-toothed Whale, Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823 - Cuvier's Beaked Whale

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [163276]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [f1959302-8aec-4dc3-83f1-333690e216da]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910)]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Teuthowenia pellucida Chun, 1910]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Teuthowenia richardsoni (DELL, 1959)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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