Sepia savignyi   Blainville,  1827 (Cuttlefish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order:Sepiida
Family:Sepiidae

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Description
Size: Max length 19.0 cm ML (male)


Synonym (s)
Sepia officinalis Audouin in Savigny, 1827

Common Name (s)
• Broadback Cuttlefish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• West Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Silas, EG (1968) Cephalopoda of the west coast of India collected during the cruises of the research vessel Varuna, with a catalogue of the species known from the Indian Ocean Proceedings of the symposium on Mollusca Part I, Symposium Series 3 Marine Biological Association of India, India 277-359 Available at - NIO RC, Kochi
  • Voss, AN; Vecchione, M; Ronald, BT and Sweeney, JM (1998) Systematics and biogeography of cephalopods Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C 1(586) 1-276 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Aoyama, T and Nguyen, T-t (1989) Stock assessment of cuttlefish off the coast of the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen Journal of Shimonoseki University of Fisheries 37 61-112 Available at - Zoological Records(yemen-marine)
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2011-05-03

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