Grimpoteuthis bathynectes

Alternate names: Grimpoteuthis cf. bathynectes

Author: Voss & Pearcy, 1990

Description



Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): For G. bathynectes: Currently known only from the Tufts and Cascadia Abyssal Plains off Oregon.

Published depth range: For G. bathynectes: 2816 - 3932 m.

Habitat description: Benthic, demersal.



Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Stephanie Bush.



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Collins, M.A. and R. Villanueva (2006). Taxonomy, Ecology and Behaviour of the Cirrate Octopods. In: Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, edited by R. N. Gibson, R. J. A. Atkinson, and J. D. M. Gordon. Taylor & Francis Group,New York, 277-322.

Citation: Grimpoteuthis bathynectes (Voss & Pearcy, 1990) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Grimpoteuthis%20bathynectes. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-07-05.
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