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Orangeback Flying Squid

Sthenoteuthis pteropus (Steenstrup 1855)

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Sthenoteuthis pteropus (Orangeback Flying Squid) is a species of cephalopods in the family arrow squids. Dead Orangeback Flying Squid form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 600 mm.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of orangeback flying squid. View this species on GBIF