Doryteuthis species are the common inshore squids of American waters. English: Opalescent Inshore Squid magyar: Észak-amerikai kalmár português: Lula-da-califórnia Scientific name i: Doryteuthis opalescens: Taxonomy navigation › Doryteuthis. Doryteuthis opalescens Taxonomy ID: 1051066 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1051066) current name. The genus is defined by geography and the absence of specific modifications that define other genera. ... Doryteuthis (Amerigo) opalescens (Berry 1911). Doryteuthis (amerigo) opalescens. Scientific Name: Doryteuthis Opalescens Commonly Found: Eastern Pacific Ocean Length up to 28cm Description: The Opalescent Squid is a myopsid squid , which means they reside near the shore and that they have corners over their eyes. Commercial harvest of the California market squid, Doryteuthis opalescens, formerly Loligo opalescens, has caused this species to become the largest fishery in the state in the last dozen years, in terms of both tonnage and economic value.All harvest occurs on spawning aggregations. Cephalopods of the World. Doryteuthis opalescens Picture by FAO. 275). Loligo opalescens is fished by purse seine vessels along the coast of California from North to Southis and is one of the most important in the State of California in terms of landings and revenue. Other general traits common to molluscs include gills, a muscular foot which is often used to attach to substrates, and a rough tongue-like structure called a radula. SPECIES NAME(s) ... COMMON NAMES Market squid. Doryteuthis opalescens (Berry, 1911) homotypic synonym: Loligo opalescens. The common loliginid of western North America. True, its common name isn’t particularly exciting. NCBI BLAST name: cephalopods Rank: species Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard) Opalescent Inshore Squid form shallow marine sediment s. It is a predator . Doryteuthis (Amerigo) opalescens (Berry, 1911) ... Common names: Californische pijlinktvis, calmar opale, opalescent inshore squid, Schließaugenkalmar Environments: marine, freshwater, terrestrial: report issue to mapper. n = 20 See Market names. Common names of Doryteuthis opalescens. Despite these commonalities, molluscs vary widely in body form and size. Several species (e.g., D. pealeii, D. opalescens) are targets of substantial fisheries. An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Species of Interest to Fisheries. Market Squid (Doryteuthis opalescens) Wikimedia Commons. 1984. Terminal (leaf) node. Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS Cephalopoda | Teuthida | Loliginidae. Doryteuthis opalescens (Opalescent Inshore Squid) is a species of Cephalopods in the family inshore squids. 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