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Onychoteuthis banksii  (Leach, 1817)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 82440

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Onychoteuthis bergii Lichtenstein, 1818
    Loligo banksii Leach, 1817
    Loligo bartlingii Lesueur, 1821
    Onychoteuthis aequimanus Gabb, 1868
    Onykia angulatus Lesueur, 1821
    Teleoteuthis caroli Joubin, 1899
    Loligo felina Blainville, 1823
    Onychoteuthis fleuryi Reynaud, 1831
    Onychoteuthis fusiformis Gabb, 1862
    Onychoteuthis krohnii Verany, 1847
    Onychoteuthis lessonii Férussac, 1830 in Lesson, 1830-1831
    Onychoteuthis lesueurii D'Orbigny, 1835 in Férussac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848
    Onychoteuthis lobipennis Dall, 1871
    Onychoteuthis molinae Lichtenstein, 1818
    Chaunoteuthis mollis Appellöf, 1891
    Onychoteuthis raptor Owen, 1881
    Onychoteuthis rutilus Gould, 1852
    Loligo uncinata Quoy and Gaimard, 1825 in 1824-1826
    Teleoteuthis caroli Joubin, 1900
  Common Name(s): common clubhook squid [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassCephalopoda Cuvier, 1797 – octopuses, squids, calmars, encornets, pieuvres, poulpes, náutilo, polvo, cefalopode, lula  
                   SubclassColeoidea Bather, 1888  
                      SuperorderDecabrachia Boettger, 1952  
                         OrderTeuthida Naef, 1916  
                            SuborderOegopsina D'Orbigny, 1845  
                               FamilyOnychoteuthidae Gray, 1847  
                                  GenusOnychoteuthis Lichtenstein, 1818  
                                     SpeciesOnychoteuthis banksii (Leach, 1817) – common clubhook squid  

  Expert: Michael J. Sweeney  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, 10th and Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leach, W. E.  
  Publication Date: 1817   
  Article/Chapter Title: Synopsis of the orders, families, and genera of the class Cephalopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Zoological Miscellany; being descriptions of new or interesting animals, 3 (30)   
  Page(s): 137-141   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Year 1817b.   
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leach, W. E.  
  Publication Date: 1818   
  Article/Chapter Title: Sur plusier especes nouvelles de la classe des Cephalopodes et sur une nouvelle distribution systematique des ordres, families et genres de cette classe   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal de Physique, de Chimie et d'Histoire Naturelle, 86   
  Page(s): 393-396   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sweeney, M. J. and C. F. E. Roper / N. A. Voss, M. Vecchione, R. B. Toll and M. J. Sweeney, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Classification, type localities and type repositories of recent Cephalopoda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biogeography of Cephalopods. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 586 (I-II)   
  Page(s): 561-599   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D. C., USA   
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, W. K. Emerson, W. G. Lyons, W. Pratt, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 16   
  Page(s): vii + 277   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-913235-47-4, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Onychoteuthis banksii   

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  Comment: Taxon Validity: [fide D'Orbigny (1845:386)]. Repository: BMNH Holotype 1986266 [fide J.A. Freeman (pers. comm.)]. Type Locality: Type Locality not indicated; Gulf of Guinea [fide Leach (1818:395)]  



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