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Maximum mantle length 90 cm in males and 41 cm in females. Off the Azores, length at first maturity is 57 cm in males and 34 cm in females. In the English Channel, the size of summer spawning females is 20 cm and 29 cm in winter spawning females.


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Richard E. Young

Source: Tree of Life web project

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