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species

North Pacific Giant Octopus
Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Octopoda »  family Octopodidae »  genus Enteroctopus

Scientific synonyms

Octopus dofleini Wülker, 1910
Polypus dofleini Wülker, 1910
Octopus dofleini dofleini (Wülker, 1910)
Polypus apollyon Berry, 1912
Octopus apollyon Berry, 1913
Paroctopus apollyon (Berry, 1912)
Octopus dofleini apollyon (Berry, 1912)
Paroctopus asper Akimushkin, 1963
Polypus gilbertianus Berry, 1912
Octopus gilbertianus Berry, 1912

Other names

= Giant Pacific Octopus
= Krake

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [http://www.bagniliggia.it/WMSD/WMSDhome....] [as Enteroctopus dofleini (Wülker, 1910)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [http://www.bagniliggia.it/WMSD/WMSDhome....] [as Octopus madokai Berry, 1921]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Octopus dofleini (WÜLKER, 1910)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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