Taxon profile


Orangeback Squid
Sthenoteuthis pteropus (Steenstrup, 1855)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Teuthida - Squids »  family Ommastrephidae - squids »  genus Sthenoteuthis

Scientific synonyms

Ommastrephes pteropus Steenstrup, 1855
Ommastostrephes pteropus

Other names

= Orangeback Flying Squid

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [163198]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Sthenoteuthis pteropus (Steenstrup, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Sthenoteuthis pteropus Steenstrup, 1855]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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