Taxon profile


Opalescent Inshore Squid
Doryteuthis opalescens (Berry, 1911)

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

Scientific synonyms

Loligo opalescens Berry, 1911
Doryteuthis (Amerigo) opalescens (Berry, 1911)
Loligo stearnsi Hemphill, 1892
Ommastrephes tryoni Keep, 1904

Other names

= Californian Market Squid

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Doryteuthis opalescens (Berry, 1911)]
Data retrieved on: 21 July 2015
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Loligo opalescens BERRY, 1911]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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