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Scaeurgus patagiatus
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order: Octopoda
Family: Octopodidae
Genus: Scaeurgus
Troschel, 1857[1]
Type species
Octopus unicirrhus

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Scaeurgus is a genus of octopuses in the family Octopodidae.



  1. ^ Julian Finn (2017). "Scaeurgus Troschel, 1857". World Register of Marine Species. Flanders Marine Institute. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b c Norman, M. D. (2005). "A revision of the deep-water octopus genus Scaeurgus (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) with description of three new species from the Southwest Pacific Ocean". Journal of Molluscan Studies. 71 (4): 319–337. doi:10.1093/mollus/eyi033.

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