Taxon profile


Loligo Lamarck, 1798

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Loliginidae

Scientific synonyms

Acrololigo Grimpe, 1921
Acruroteuthis Berry, 1920

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subgenus Alloteuthis Wülker, 1920
subgenus Loligo Lamarck, 1798
species Loligo bleekeri Keferstein, 1866 - Spear Squid
species Loligo forbesii Steenstrup, 1856 - Veined Squid
species Loligo pickfordi Adam, 1954 - Siboga Squid
species Loligo plei Blainville, 1823 - Slender Inshore Squid
species Loligo vietnamensis Nguyen, 1994 - Kalmar

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