Sepiadarium kochi   Steenstrup,  1881 (Cuttlefish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order:Sepiida
Family:Sepiadariidae

Image copyrights: Philippe Poppe

Description
Size: Max length 3.0 cm ML (male).


Synonym (s)
Sepiadarium malayense Robson, 1932
(Junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
• Bottletail Squid (English)
• Tropical Bottletail Squid (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal
Predator:  Shark (Galeus nipponensis)

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 12.5) (Long: 92.75) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Lahiri, AR (1987) Studies on the Odonate fauna of Meghalaya Occasional paper no 99 Records of the Zoological Survey of India The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta p 402
  • CephBase A database driven web site on all living cephalopods Available at - http://www.cephbase.utmb.edu/
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • poppeimages Available at - http://www.poppe-images.com/

Page last updated on:2011-05-03

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