Taxon profile


Longfin Inshore Squid
Doryteuthis pealeii (Lesueur, 1821)

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

Scientific synonyms

Loligo pealeii Lesueur, 1821
Doryteuthis (Amerigo) pealeii (Lesueur, 1821)
Loligo pallida Verrill, 1873
Loligo pealei Lesueur, 1821

Other names

= Common Squid

Intertaxon relationships

predator: Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823 - Cuvier's Beaked Whale

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Doryteuthis pealeii (Lesueur, 1821)]
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 pealei LESUEUR, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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