Opalescent squid (Loligo opalescens)

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Opalescent squid fact file

Opalescent squid description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassCephalopoda
OrderTeuthida
FamilyLoliginidae
GenusLoligo (1)

Information on the opalescent squid is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Market squid .
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Opalescent squid status

This species has yet to be classified by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. ITIS, the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (June, 2010)
    http://www.itis.gov
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Opalescent squid

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