Moroteuthopsis longimana

Moroteuthopsis longimana

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Moroteuthopsis longimana

Moroteuthopsis longimana, also known as the giant warty squid or longarm octopus squid, is a large species of hooked squid. It attains a mantle length of at least 85 cm and probably over 1.15 m. The largest complete specimen of this species, measuring 2.3 m in total length, was found in Antarctica in 2000.

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1. Moroteuthopsis longimana Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moroteuthopsis_longimana
2. Moroteuthopsis longimana on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/163403/1005247

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