Graneledone yamana

Graneledone yamana

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Order
Genus
SPECIES
Graneledone yamana

Graneledone yamana is a species of octopus in the genus Graneledone. G. yamana is assigned to this genus because of the absence of an ink sac and crop, the presence of cartilaginous warts covering the body cavity, uniserial suckers on the arms, and a reduced radula. This genus has been found in the deep waters of the Atlantic Ocean near hydrothermal vents. Its identifying characteristics are papillose skin, two horns located above the eyes, small gills, and five to seven lamellae located on the outside of the demibranch. The arms of G. yamana have 35

This is a part of the Wikipedia article used under the Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA).

Geography

Continents
Biogeographical Realms

References

1. Graneledone yamana Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graneledone_yamana
2. Graneledone yamana on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/163390/1004270

More Fascinating Animals to Learn About