Abraliopsis atlantica

Abraliopsis atlantica

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Abraliopsis atlantica

Abraliopsis atlantica is a species of enoploteuthid cephalopod found in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean, including the Caribbean Sea, the Gulf of Mexico and the Benguela Current. Female oocytes are around 1 mm in length and number between 4,000 and 29,000 in mature females. There is a lack of information about the species and it is rated as data deficient by the International Union for Conservation of Nature due to this. It was described by Kir Nesis in 1982.

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1. Abraliopsis atlantica Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraliopsis_atlantica
2. Abraliopsis atlantica on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/163316/997944

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