Species under Benthoctopus
n= 27
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Benthoctopus abruptus
(Sasaki, 1920)
Northwest Pacific
Benthoctopus behni
(Steenstrup, 1882)
Indian Ocean
Benthoctopus berryi
Robson, 1924
Southeast Atlantic
Benthoctopus canthylus
Voss & Pearcy, 1990
Northeast Pacific
Benthoctopus clyderoperi
O'Shea, 1999
Southwest Pacific
Benthoctopus eureka
(Robson, 1929)
Southwest Atlantic
Benthoctopus fuscus
Taki, 1964
Northwest Pacific
Benthoctopus hokkaidensis
(Berry, 1921)
Northern Pacific and the Arctic
Benthoctopus johnsoniana
Allcock, Strugnell, Ruggiero & Collins, 2006
Northeast Atlantic
Benthoctopus karubar
Norman et al., 1997
Karubar octopus Western Central Pacific
Benthoctopus leioderma
(Berry, 1911)
smoothskin octopus Northern Pacific and the Arctic
Benthoctopus levis
(Hoyle, 1885)
Antarctic Ocean
Benthoctopus longibrachus
Ibanez, Sepulveda & Chong, 2006
Southeast Pacific Ocean
Benthoctopus lothei
(Chun, 1913)
Atlantic Ocean
Benthoctopus macrophallus
Voss & Pearcy, 1990
Northeast Pacific
Benthoctopus magellanicus
Robson, 1930
Southeast Pacific
Benthoctopus oregonae
Toll, 1981
Western Central Atlantic and Caribbean Sea
Benthoctopus oregonensis
Voss & Pearcy, 1990
Northeast Pacific
Benthoctopus piscatorum
(Verrill, 1879)
Northeast Atlantic
Benthoctopus profundorum
Robson, 1932
Northern Pacific and the Arctic
Benthoctopus pseudonymus
(Grimpe, 1922)
Eastern Atlantic
Benthoctopus rigbyae
Vecchione, Allcock, Piatkowski & Strugnell, 2009
Antarctic peninsula
Benthoctopus sibiricus
Loyning, 1930
Arctic Ocean
Benthoctopus tangaroa
O'Shea, 1999
Southwest Pacific
Benthoctopus tegginmathae
O'Shea, 1999
deepwater octopus Southwest Pacific
Benthoctopus thielei
Robson, 1932
Antarctic Indian Ocean
Benthoctopus yaquinae
Voss & Pearcy, 1990
Northeast Pacific
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