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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Octopodidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Moschites Schneider 1784
Octopodidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Afghanistan Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, NMNH Invertebrate Zoology, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, CalPhotos, CephBase, Egypt Species List, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, Moorea Biocode, Afghanistan Species List, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Belgium Species List, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Cape Verde Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Cocos Islands Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Dominica Species List, Ecuador Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Guatemala Species List, Haiti Species List, Honduras Species List, Hong Kong Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Kiribati Species List, Madagascar Species List, Maldives Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mozambique Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niue Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Russia Species List, Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Saint Kitts and Nevis Species List, Seychelles Species List, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turks and Caicos Islands Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Suez Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Octopodidae D' Orbigny (1839) ex Férussac & D' Orbigny (1834)
Octopodidae d'Orbigny 1839
Family recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9
Octopodidae d'Orbigny 1840
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

Moschites Schneider 1784
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paraoctopus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pinnoctopus d'Orbigny 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sasakinella Taki 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tracheledone
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

Chinese

Zhāng-Yú-Kē preferred

German

Echte Kraken preferred
Recognized by Bill Bosworth and admin

Japanese

マダコ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
マダコ

Curated hierarchies for Octopodidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Mollusca
Cephalopoda
Octopoda