General: Large-bodied and generally gray, but can change color very quickly.
Size: to 3.6 m
Published depth range: 0 - 1,500 m
Ocean range (global): West coast of north and south America, with an apparently expanding range.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Citation: Dosidicus gigas (D’Orbigny, 1835) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Dosidicus%20gigas. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2017-12-16.