Taxon profile


Fourhorn Octopus
Pteroctopus tetracirrhus (Delle Chiaje, 1830)

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

Scientific synonyms

Octopus tetracirrhus Delle Chiaje, 1830
Scaeurgus titanotus Troschel, 1857

Other names

= Atlantic Fourhorn Octopus

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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Pteroctopus tetracirrhus Delle Chiaje, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
EN Petović S., Gvozdenović S., Ikica Z. (2017): An Annotated Checklist of the Marine Molluscs of the South Adriatic Sea (Montenegro) and a Comparison with Those of Neighbouring Areas, Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 17: 921-934 [as Pteroctopus tetracirrhus (Delle Chiaje, 1830)]

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