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Molluscs of Tasmania

Enoploteuthidae: Abraliopsis (Abraliopsis) tui Riddell, 1985 (‘tui squid’)

Synonym(s): tui Riddell, 1985.

Typical mantle-length 100 mm. Lives in offshore waters. Native. Occurs in southeastern Australia (TAS only); also New Zealand and elsewhere in the southwest Pacific Ocean. In Tasmanian waters, this species occurs well offshore, with available records all from off the south and east coasts.


Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Coleoidea
Order: Oegopsida
Superfamily: Oegopsida – unplaced
Family: Enoploteuthidae
Genus: Abraliopsis

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no coastal locality records for this species currently available