Taxon profile


Pteroctopus Fischer, 1882

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Octopoda »  family Octopodidae »  subfamily Octopodinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Pteroctopus eurycephala (Taki, 1964)
species Pteroctopus hoylei (Berry, 1909) - Pacific Fourhorn Octopus
species Pteroctopus keralensis (Oommen, 1966)
species Pteroctopus schmidti (Joubin, 1933) - Dana Octopus
species Pteroctopus tetracirrhus (Delle Chiaje, 1830) - Fourhorn Octopus
species Pteroctopus witjazi Akimushkin, 1963

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1355662]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pteroctopus P. Fischer, 1882]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2020

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