Abraliopsis

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Abraliopsis
Abraliopsis.jpg
Abraliopsis sp.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order: Teuthida
Family: Enoploteuthidae
Genus: Abraliopsis
Joubin, 1896
Species

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Abraliopsis is a genus of squid in the family Enoploteuthidae comprising 11 nominal species. Species are characterised by the presence of photophores on arm pair IV. Suckers are absent from this arm. The type species is Abraliopsis hoylei.

Species[edit]

The species listed above with an asterisk (*) is questionable and needs further study to determine if it is a valid species or a synonym.

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