IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

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Introduction

These common inshore squids of the Indo-West Pacific are targets of important large-scale and artesanal fisheries. Uroteuthis spp. are the only squids in the Loliginidae that possess photophores.

Brief diagnosis:

A loliginid ...

  • with a pair of photophores on the ink sac.

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