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Purpleback Flying Squid

Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis (Lesson 1830)

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Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis (Purpleback Flying Squid) is a species of cephalopods in the family arrow squids. Individuals can grow to 650 mm.

EOL has data for 25 attributes, including:

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