Sepia kobiensis   Hoyle,  1885 (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 9.0 cm ML (male); common length 7.0 cm ML (male)

Max. weight reported: 80.0 g


Synonym (s)
Sepia andreanoides Hoyle, 1885
(Junior synonym)

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

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal (Lat: 15) (Long: 90) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Jothinayagam, JT (1987) Cephalopoda of the Madras cost (Zoological Survey of India) Technical monograph no 15 The Director ZSI, Calcutta 85
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Dr. Ramesh, R; Dr. Nammalwar, P and Dr. Gowri, VS (2008) Database on coastal information of Tamil Nadu Report Submitted to Environmental Information System (ENVIS) Centre, Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Institute for Ocean Management, Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in/PDF/coastal%20data.pdf
  • Aquarium-Photograph.com Available at - http://www.aquarium-photograph.com/
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

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