Taxon profile


Northern Shortfin Squid
Illex illecebrosus (Lesueur, 1821)

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

Scientific synonyms

Illex illecebrosus illecebrosus Lesueur, 1821
Loligo illecebrosus Lesueur, 1821
Loligo piscatorum La Pylaie, 1825
Ommastrephes illecebrosus Verrill, 1880

Least Concern


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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758 - Common Dolphifish

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [163002]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Illex illecebrosus (Lesueur, 1821)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Illex illecebrosus Lesueur, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Illex illecebrosus (LESUEUR, 1821)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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