Histioteuthis reversa   (Verrill,  1880) (Squid)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order:Oegopsida
Family:Histioteuthidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Calliteuthis reversa Verrill, 1880
(Senior synonym)
Stigmatoteuthis verrilli Pfeffer, 1912
(Senior synonym)
Histioteuthis elongata (Voss & Voss, 1962)
Histioteuthis elongatus (Voss & Voss, 1962)
(Spelling variation)
Histioteuthis reversus (Verrill, 1880)
(Spelling variation)

Common Name (s)
• Reverse Jewell Squid (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic
Predator:  Prionace glauca, Coryphaena hippurus, Dalatias licha, Globicephala melas, Stenella coeruleoalba, Etmopterus spinax, Physeter catodon, Galeus melastomus, Xiphias gladius, Hyperoodon ampullatus, Mesoplodon densirostris, Ziphius cavirostris

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • 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/

Page last updated on:2010-10-01

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