Gonatus onyx

Alternate names: black eyed squid, clawed armhook squid

Author: Young, 1972


Reproduction: Brood their young in deep water.

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Seibel, B.A., B.H. Robison, and S.H.D. Haddock (2005). Post-spawning egg care by a squid. Nature, 438: 929. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/438929a

Seibel, B.A., F.G. Hochberg, and D.B. Carlini (2000). Life history of Gonatus onyx (Cephalopoda: Teuthoidea): Deep-sea spawning and post-spawning egg care. Marine Biology, 137: 519-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s002270000359

Citation: Gonatus onyx (Young, 1972) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Gonatus%20onyx. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-12-05.
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