Taxon profile


Onykia Lesueur, 1821

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Onychoteuthidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Onykia aequatorialis (Thiele, 1920)
species Onykia appelloefi (Pfeffer, 1900) inq.
species Onykia carriboea Lesueur, 1821 - Tropical Clubhook Squid
species Onykia indica Okutani, 1981
species Onykia ingens (E. A. Smith, 1881) - Greater Hooked Squid
species Onykia loennbergii (Ishikawa & Wakiya, 1914)
species Onykia robsoni (Adam, 1962)
species Onykia robusta (Verrill, 1876)

Nomina dubia dub.

species Onykia intermedia (Pfeffer, 1912) dub.
species Onykia platyptera Orbigny, 1834 dub.
species Onykia verrilli (Pfeffer, 1900) dub.

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inq. nomen inquirendum - doubtful identity, needs further investigation

dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application