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Family: Brachioteuthidae arm squids (See list of species below)

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5 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Brachioteuthis beani
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Brachioteuthis bowmani
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Brachioteuthis picta
[arm squid]


Brachioteuthis riisei
[common arm squid]
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Slosarczykovia circumantarctica
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5 Species of Family Brachioteuthidae
(arm squids)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Brachioteuthis beani Western Atlantic
Brachioteuthis bowmani Northeast Atlantic.
Brachioteuthis picta arm squid Atlantic, Indo-Pacific an 9 ML
Brachioteuthis riisei common arm squid Worldwide. Tropical to p 17 ML
Slosarczykovia circumantarctica Western Atlantic and Sout



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