Taxon profile


Bigfin Reef Squid
Sepioteuthis lessoniana Férussac in Lesson, 1830

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

Scientific synonyms

Sepioteuthis arctipinnis Gould, 1852
Sepioteuthis brevis Owen, 1881
Sepioteuthis dorensis Férussac & d'Orbigny, 1835
Sepioteuthis guinensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Sepioteuthis indica Goodrich, 1896
Sepioteuthis krempfi Robson, 1928
Sepioteuthis lunulata Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Sepioteuthis malayana Wülker, 1913
Sepioteuthis mauritania Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Sepioteuthis mauritiana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832

Other names

= Calamar Manopla
= Calmar Tonnelet
= Koonthal


Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [be5d5ad3-1f86-4c42-8dcf-a0b5ba232427]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Sepioteuthis lessoniana Férussac in Lesson, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Sepioteuthis lessoniana Lesson, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 2 May 2017

Malayalam (Kerala, India): Koonthal

Tamil (Tamilnadu, India): Oosi kanava

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