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Flying Squid

Todarodes sagittatus (Lamarck 1798)

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Todarodes sagittatus (Flying Squid) is a species of Cephalopods in the family arrow squids. They are found in marine habitat. Dead Flying Squid form shallow marine sediments.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Flying Squid. View this species on GBIF