Catalog Number: USNM 575328
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
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Year Collected: 1908
Locality: Panay Island, Naso Point, Anchorage, Iloilo, Philippines, North Pacific Ocean
Vessel: Albatross R/V
- Holotype: Voss, G. 1962. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 75: 171.
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Euprymna phenax is a species of bobtail squid native to the waters of the Indo-Pacific, off the Philippines and possibly in the East China Sea. The depth range of this species is unknown. It was originally collected at nightlight.
- Reid, A. & P. Jereb 2005. Family Sepiolidae. In: P. Jereb & C.F.E. Roper, eds. Cephalopods of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of species known to date. Volume 1. Chambered nautiluses and sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae). FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 4, Vol. 1. Rome, FAO. pp. 153–203.
- Current Classification of Recent Cephalopoda
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