Pterygioteuthis hoylei

Author: Pfeffer, 1912


General: Keels on arms III, 5 small photophores on eye with one large photophore anterior, and 4 tentacular photophores.

Size: to 31 mm DGL

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Eastern tropical Pacific.

Additional Information


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National Center for Biotechnology Information

Lindgren, A.R. (2010). Systematics and distribution of the squid genus Pterygioteuthis (Cephalopoda: Oegopsida) in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 76: 389-398.

Citation: Pterygioteuthis hoylei (Pfeffer, 1912) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-16.
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