Taxon profile


Reverse Jewell Squid
Histioteuthis reversa (Verrill, 1880)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Histioteuthidae »  genus Histioteuthis - jewell squid

Scientific synonyms

Calliteuthis reversa Verrill, 1880
Calliteuthis meneghinii Pfeffer, 1912

Least Concern LC

Intertaxon relationships

predator: Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817) - Dense Beaked Whale, Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823 - Cuvier's Beaked Whale, Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758 - Common Dolphifish

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