Cycloteuthidae

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    Cycloteuthidae can be split into two genera: Cycloteuthis and Discoteuthis. They can be distinguished by fin shape. Cycloteuthis has fins which angle towards a long tail, while Discoteuthis has oval shaped fins (hence the name)


    Discoteuthis


    Cycloteuthis

    Info at:
    http://tolweb.org/Cycloteuthidae/19412
     

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