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Cephalopods

Cephalopoda Cuvier 1797

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Cephalopoda (Cephalopods) is a group of molluscs. There are 10441 species of Cephalopods, in 2442 genera and 374 families. This group has been around since the cambrian series 2 epoch. Dead Cephalopods form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. They are fast moving animals.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Cephalopods. View this species on GBIF

Cephalopods Habitats

The environments in which many Cephalopods species are known to live. Select an environment to see its Cephalopods species checklist.

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Cephalopod Habitats

The environments in which many Cephalopods species are known to live. Select an environment to see its Cephalopods species checklist.