Grimalditeuthis bonplandi

Author: Verany, 1839


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


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Citation: Grimalditeuthis bonplandi (Verany, 1839) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2023-09-23.
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