Habitat and Ecology
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.
Depth range (m): 1.5 - 1.5
Temperature range (°C): 28.705 - 28.705
Nitrate (umol/L): 0.149 - 0.149
Salinity (PPS): 33.454 - 33.454
Oxygen (ml/l): 4.449 - 4.449
Phosphate (umol/l): 0.068 - 0.068
Silicate (umol/l): 4.341 - 4.341
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IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
E. stenodactyla is native to the Indian Ocean. It is known with certainty only from Mauritius, although there exist doubtful records of this species from the Indo-west Pacific Ocean, from Mascarene Islands to Queensland, Australia and Polynesia.
- Okutani, T. 1995. Cuttlefish and squids of the world in color. Publication for the 30th anniversary of the foundation of the National Cooperative Association of Squid Processors. 185 pp.
- 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