Taxon profile


Gloomy Octopus
Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852

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

Scientific synonyms

Octopus (Octopus) tetricus Gould, 1852
Octopus boscii Gray, 1849
Octopus gibbsi O'Shea, 1999
Octopus (Octopus) gibbsi O'Shea, 1999

Other names

= Common Sydney Octopus

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [bd670b95-5d67-4298-83d9-f2578f215699]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852]
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 tetricus GOULD, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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