General: Hooks on the tentacular clubs, lacking hooks on the arms, and long, slender, terminal fins.
Ocean range (global): Members of this genus are found circumglobally in all oceans except the Arctic Ocean.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Nesis, K.N. (1982). Abridged key to the cephalopod mollusks of the world's ocean. Light and Food Industry Publishing House, Moscow, Russia. 385 pp.
Citation: Galiteuthis (unknown) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Galiteuthis. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-01.