Stoloteuthis Verrill, 1878 - Butterfly Bobtail Squid

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    GPO87 Sepia elegans Staff Member Moderator

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    These small decapods are most notably distinguished because of their short arms, large eyes, and fins that are roughly similar in length to the mantle. They range through the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean to the Southern Pacific (and possibly parts of the Indian ocean).

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    The butterfly squid Stoloteuthis leucoptera in the Mediterranean
    Lidia Orsi Relini, Daniela Massi 1991 (Research Gate PDF)
    (DDW) PDF contains excellent description and photos
     
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