Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Cephalopoda > Subclass Coleoidea > Superorder Decapodiformes > Order Sepiida > Family Sepiolidae > Genus Rossia

Rossia palpebrosa Owen, 1834

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RossiaOwen, 1834accepted genus name

Species group names

Rossia glaucopis Lovén, 1845 synonym
Rossia sublaevis Verrill, 1878 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: warty bobtail squid


basis of record

de Kluijver, M.J.; Ingalsuo, S.S.; de Bruyne, R.H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom pp.

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

Vechione, M., C.F.E. Roper and M.J. Sweeney. 1989. Marine flora and fauna of the eastern United States. Mollusca: Cephalopoda. NOAA Technical Report. NMFS 73. 23 p.

additional source

Jereb, P.; Roper, C.F.E. (Eds)(2005). An annotated an illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 1: Chambered nautilusses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes 4(1). FAO, Rome. 262p., 9 colour plates.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Morov A.R., Golikov A.V., Sabirov R.M., Lubin P.A., Rizvanov A.A. & Sugimoto M. (2011) Taxonomic status of Rossia palpebrosa Owen, 1834 and R. glaucopis Loven, 1846 (Cephalopoda: Sepiolida) on molecular-genetic data [Abstract]. Journal of Shellfish Research 30(3): 1014.





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (59 publications)
Barcode of Life (26 barcodes)
GenBank (11 nucleotides; 7 proteins)


Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Rossia palpebrosa Owen, 1834. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153083




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