The nomenclatural status, ontogeny and morphology of Pholidoteuthis massyae (Pfeffer, 1912) new comb (Cephalopoda: Pholidoteuthidae)

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Pholidoteuthis is unusual amongst genera of squid in that the mantle is beset with close-packed dermal cushions (scales). Despite frequent reference to species in this genus, considerable systematic confusion surrounds usage of the generic name, erected prematurely given that the same systematic characters apply for the earlier Tetronychoteuthis Pfeffer… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11160-007-9047-9

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@article{OShea2007TheNS, title={The nomenclatural status, ontogeny and morphology of Pholidoteuthis massyae (Pfeffer, 1912) new comb (Cephalopoda: Pholidoteuthidae)}, author={Siobhan O’Shea and George Jackson and Kat S. R. Bolstad}, journal={Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries}, year={2007}, volume={17}, pages={425-435} }