Grimalditeuthis bonplandi

Author: Verany, 1839

Description

General: Very gelatinous. Chiroteuthis-like in appearance (long neck, body and fin shape) but is distinguished by subequal arms and fusion of each funnel-mantle locking apparatus. Scattered chromatophores and small eyes.



Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): World-wide distribution in tropical to temperate seas.



Additional Information



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Citation: Grimalditeuthis bonplandi (Verany, 1839) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Grimalditeuthis%20bonplandi%20. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2019-08-21.
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