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Taxa grouped by families - click on CAAB code to see taxon report.

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  • Ancistrocheiridae
    • Ancistrocheirus lesueuri    (d'Orbigny in Férussac & d'Orbigny, 1842)      [a squid]      23 621008
    • Ancistrocheirus spp.         [a squid]      23 621907
    • Ancistrocheiridae - undifferentiated         [a squid]      23 621903
  • Architeuthidae
    • Architeuthis dux    Steenstrup, 1857      giant squid      23 629001
    • Architeuthis spp.         [a giant squid]      23 629901
    • Architeuthidae - undifferentiated         giant squids      23 629000
  • Batoteuthidae
    • Batoteuthis skolops    Young & Roper, 1968      [a squid]      23 635001
    • Batoteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 635901
    • Batoteuthidae - undifferentiated         squids      23 635000
  • Brachioteuthidae
    • Brachioteuthis behnii    (Steenstrup, 1882)      [an armed squid]      23 634004
    • Brachioteuthis picta    Chun, 1910      [a squid]      23 634002
    • Brachioteuthis riisei    (Steenstrup, 1882)      [a squid]      23 634001
    • Brachioteuthis spp.         [an armed squid]      23 634901
    • Slosarczykovia circumantarctica    Lipinski, 2001      [a squid]      23 634003
    • Slosarczykovia spp.         [an armed squid]      23 634902
    • Brachioteuthidae - undifferentiated         armed squids      23 634000
  • Chiroteuthidae
    • Asperoteuthis acanthoderma    (Lu, 1977)      [a squid]      23 638005
    • Asperoteuthis lui    Salcedo-Vargas, 1999      [a squid]      23 638006
    • Asperoteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 638902
    • Chiroteuthis calyx    Young, 1972      [a squid]      23 638003
    • Chiroteuthis joubini    Voss, 1967      [a squid]      23 638010
    • Chiroteuthis mega    (Joubin, 1932)      [a squid]      23 638009
    • Chiroteuthis picteti    Joubin, 1894      [a squid]      23 638001
    • Chiroteuthis veranii    (Férussac, 1834)      [a squid]      23 638004
    • Chiroteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 638901
    • Grimalditeuthis bonplandi    (Verany, 1837)      [a squid]      23 638002
    • Grimalditeuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 638903
    • Planctoteuthis danae    (Joubin, 1931)      [a squid]      23 638008
    • Planctoteuthis exophthalmica    (Chun, 1908)      [a squid]      23 638007
    • Planctoteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 638904
    • Chiroteuthidae - undifferentiated         squids      23 638000
  • Cranchiidae
    • Bathothauma lyromma    Chun, 1906      [a squid]      23 643001
    • Bathothauma spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643901
    • Cranchia scabra    Leach, 1817      [a squid]      23 643002
    • Cranchia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643902
    • Egea inermis    Joubin, 1933      [a squid]      23 643017
    • Egea spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643903
    • Galiteuthis glacialis    (Chun, 1906)      [a squid]      23 643010
    • Galiteuthis pacifica    (Robson, 1948)      [a squid]      23 643015
    • Galiteuthis suhmi    (Hoyle, 1886)      [a squid]      23 643013
    • Galiteuthis spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643904
    • Helicocranchia pfefferi    Massey, 1907      [a squid]      23 643003
    • Helicocranchia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643905
    • Leachia cyclura    Lesueur, 1821      [a squid]      23 643016
    • Leachia pacifica    (Issel, 1908)      [a squid]      23 643007
    • Leachia rynchophorus    (Rochebrune, 1884)      [a squid]      23 643019
    • Leachia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643906
    • Liguriella pardus    (Berry, 1916)      [a squid]      23 643020
    • Liguriella podophthalma    Issel, 1908      [a squid]      23 643018
    • Liguriella spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643907
    • Liocranchia reinhardtii    (Steenstrup, 1856)      [a squid]      23 643011
    • Liocranchia valdiviae    Chun, 1906      [a squid]      23 643004
    • Liocranchia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643908
    • Megalocranchia abyssicola    (Goodrich, 1896)      [a squid]      23 643005
    • Megalocranchia maxima    Pfeffer, 1884      [a squid]      23 643021
    • Megalocranchia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643909
    • Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni    Robson, 1925      [a squid]      23 643012
    • Mesonychoteuthis spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643910
    • Sandalops melancholicus    Chun, 1906      [a squid]      23 643008
    • Sandalops spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643911
    • Taonius pavo    (Lesueur, 1821)      [a squid]      23 643009
    • Taonius spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643912
    • Teuthowenia megalops    (Prosch, 1849)      [a squid]      23 643006
    • Teuthowenia pellucida    (Chun, 1910)      [a squid]      23 643014
    • Teuthowenia spp.         [a bathyscaphoid squid]      23 643913
    • Cranchiidae - undifferentiated         cranch squids      23 643000
  • Cycloteuthidae
    • Cycloteuthis sirventi    Joubin, 1919      [a squid]      23 625001
    • Cycloteuthis spp.         [a disc-fin squid]      23 625901
    • Discoteuthis discus    Young & Roper, 1969      [a squid]      23 625002
    • Discoteuthis laciniosa    Young & Roper, 1969      [a squid]      23 625003
    • Discoteuthis spp.         [a disc-fin squid]      23 625902
    • Cycloteuthidae - undifferentiated         disc-fin squids      23 625000
  • Enoploteuthidae
    • Abralia (Heterabralia) andamanica    Goodrich, 1896      [an armed squid]      23 621001
    • Abralia (Abralia) armata    (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)      [an armed squid]      23 621009
    • Abralia (Astrabralia) astrolineata    Berry, 1914      [a squid]      23 621016
    • Abralia (Astrabralia) astrostricta    Berry, 1909      [an armed squid]      23 621010
    • Abralia (Abralia) spaercki    Grimpe, 1931      [an armed squid]      23 621011
    • Abralia spp.         [an armed squid or enope squid]      23 621905
    • Abraliopsis (Pfefferiteuthis) affinis    (Pfeffer, 1912)      [an armed squid]      23 621012
    • Abraliopsis (Micrabralia) gilchristi    (Robson, 1924)      [an armed squid]      23 621013
    • Abraliopsis (Abraliopsis) hoylei    (Pfeffer, 1884)      [an armed squid]      23 621014
    • Abraliopsis (Micrabralia) lineata    (Goodrich, 1896)      [an armed squid]      23 621022
    • Abraliopsis (Abraliopsis) tui    Riddell, 1985      [an armed squid]      23 621019
    • Abraliopsis spp.         [an armed squid or enope squid]      23 621906
    • Enoploteuthis galaxias    Berry, 1918      [a squid]      23 621003
    • Enoploteuthis magnoceani    Nesis, 1982      [a squid]      23 621015
    • Enoploteuthis reticulata    Rancurel, 1970      [a squid]      23 621020
    • Enoploteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 621904
    • Enoploteuthidae - undifferentiated         [an armed squid]      23 621901
  • Gonatidae
    • Gonatus antarcticus    Lönnberg, 1898      [a gonate squid]      23 626001
    • Gonatus spp.         [a gonate squid]      23 626901
    • Gonatidae - undifferentiated         gonate squids      23 626000
  • Histioteuthidae
    • Histioteuthis atlantica    (Hoyle, 1885)      [a jewel squid]      23 630001
    • Histioteuthis bonnellii    (Ferussac, 1834)      [a jewel squid]      23 630002
    • Histioteuthis cerasina    Nesis, 1971      [a jewel squid]      23 630009
    • Histioteuthis eltaninae    Voss, 1969      [a jewel squid]      23 630004
    • Histioteuthis macrohista    N. Voss, 1969      [a jewel squid]      23 630008
    • Histioteuthis meleagroteuthis    (Chun, 1910)      [a jewel squid]      23 630005
    • Histioteuthis miranda    (Berry, 1918)      [a jewel squid]      23 630006
    • Histioteuthis pacifica    (G.L. Voss, 1962)      [a jewel squid]      23 630003
    • Histioteuthis spp.         [a jewel squid]      23 630901
    • Stigmatoteuthis hoylei    (Goodrich, 1896)      [a jewel squid]      23 630007
    • Stigmatoteuthis spp.         [a jewel squid]      23 630902
    • Histioteuthidae - undifferentiated         jewel squids      23 630000
  • Joubiniteuthidae
    • Joubiniteuthis portieri    (Joubin, 1912)      [a squid]      23 642001
    • Joubiniteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 642901
    • Joubiniteuthidae - undifferentiated         squids      23 642000
  • Lepidoteuthidae
    • Lepidoteuthis grimaldii    Joubin, 1895      soft-scaled squid      23 628001
    • Lepidoteuthis spp.         [a scaled squid]      23 628901
    • Lepidoteuthidae - undifferentiated         scaled squids      23 628000
  • Lycoteuthidae
    • Lampadioteuthis megaleia    Berry, 1916      [a squid]      23 620003
    • Lampadioteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 620901
    • Lycoteuthis lorigera    (Steenstrup, 1875)      [a squid]      23 620001
    • Lycoteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 620902
    • Nematolampas regalis    Berry, 1913      [a squid]      23 620002
    • Nematolampas spp.         [a squid]      23 620903
    • Lycoteuthidae - undifferentiated         squids      23 620000
  • Mastigoteuthidae
    • Echinoteuthis famelica    (Berry, 1909)      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639006
    • Echinoteuthis spp.         [a whip-lash squid]      23 639905
    • Idioteuthis cordiformis    (Chun, 1908)      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639002
    • Idioteuthis spp.         [a whip-lash squid]      23 639902
    • Magnoteuthis magna    (Joubin, 1913)      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639003
    • Magnoteuthis osheai    Braid & Bolstad, 2015      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639007
    • Magnoteuthis spp.         [a whip-lash squid]      23 639904
    • Mastigopsis hjorti    (Chun, 1913)      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639001
    • Mastigopsis spp.         [a whip-lash squid]      23 639903
    • Mastigoteuthis psychrophila    Nesis, 1977      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639004
    • Mastigoteuthis tyroi    Salcedo-Vargas, 1997      [a whip-lash squid]      23 639005
    • Mastigoteuthis spp.         [a whip-lash squid]      23 639901
    • Mastigoteuthidae - undifferentiated         whip-lash squids      23 639000
  • Neoteuthidae
    • Alluroteuthis antarctica    Odhner, 1923      [a squid]      23 631001
    • Alluroteuthis spp.         [a neosquid]      23 631901
    • Neoteuthidae - undifferentiated         neosquids      23 631000
  • Octopoteuthidae
    • Octopoteuthis megaptera    (Verrill, 1885)      [an octopod squid]      23 622004
    • Octopoteuthis rugosa    Clarke, 1980      [a squid]      23 622001
    • Octopoteuthis sicula    Rüppell, 1844      [an octopod squid]      23 622003
    • Octopoteuthis spp.         [an octopod squid]      23 622901
    • Taningia danae    Joubin, 1931      [a squid]      23 622002
    • Taningia spp.         [an octopod squid]      23 622902
    • Octopoteuthidae - undifferentiated         octopod squids      23 622000
  • Ommastrephidae
    • Dosidicus gigas    (d'Orbigny, 1835)      Giant Squid      23 636015
    • Dosidicus spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636902
    • Eucleoteuthis luminosa    (Sasaki, 1915)      [a squid]      23 636001
    • Eucleoteuthis spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636903
    • Hyaloteuthis pelagica    (Bosc, 1802)      [a squid]      23 636002
    • Hyaloteuthis spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636904
    • Illex argentinus    (Castellanos, 1960)      Argentine shortfin squid      23 636016
    • Illex illecebrosus    (Lesueur, 1821)      northern shortfin squid      23 636017
    • Illex spp.         Illex Squids      23 636901
    • Martialia hyadesi    Rochebrune & Mabille, 1889      [a flying squid]      23 636003
    • Martialia spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636905
    • Nototodarus gouldi    (McCoy, 1888)      Gould's Squid      23 636004
    • Nototodarus hawaiiensis    (Berry, 1912)      Hawaiian arrow squid      23 636005
    • Nototodarus sloanii    (Gray, 1849)      New Zealand Arrow Squid      23 636006
    • Nototodarus spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636906
    • Ommastrephes bartramii    (Lesueur, 1821)      red ocean squid      23 636007
    • Ommastrephes spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636907
    • Ornithoteuthis volatilis    (Sasaki, 1915)      long-tailed flying squid      23 636008
    • Ornithoteuthis spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636908
    • Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis    (Lesson, 1830)      yellow-backed squid      23 636009
    • Sthenoteuthis spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636909
    • Todarodes angolensis    Adam, 1962      [a squid]      23 636010
    • Todarodes filippovae    Adam, 1975      Southern Ocean arrow squid      23 636011
    • Todarodes pacificus    (Steenstrup, 1880)      Japanese flying squid      23 636012
    • Todarodes pusillus    Dunning, 1988      [a flying squid]      23 636014
    • Todarodes spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636910
    • Todaropsis eblanae    (Ball, 1841)      lesser flying squid      23 636013
    • Todaropsis spp.         [a flying squid]      23 636911
    • Ommastrephidae - undifferentiated         flying squids      23 636000
  • Onychoteuthidae
    • Ancistroteuthis lichtensteinii    (Férussac in Férussac & d'Orbigny, 1835)      [a hooked squid]      23 623013
    • Ancistroteuthis spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623901
    • Filippovia knipovitchi    (Filippova, 1972)      [a hooked squid]      23 623011
    • Filippovia spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623902
    • Moroteuthopsis ingens    (E.A. Smith, 1881)      [a hooked squid]      23 623005
    • Moroteuthopsis longimana    (Filoppova, 1972)      [a hooked squid]      23 623004
    • Moroteuthopsis spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623903
    • Notonykia africanae    Nesis, Roeleveld & Nikitina, 1998      [a hooked squid]      23 623010
    • Notonykia nesisi    Bolstad, 2007      [a hooked squid]      23 623003
    • Notonykia spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623904
    • Onychoteuthis aequimanus    Gabb, 1868      [a hooked squid]      23 623002
    • Onychoteuthis compacta    (Berry, 1913)      [a hooked squid]      23 623008
    • Onychoteuthis meridiopacifica    Rancurel & Okutani, 1990      [a hooked squid]      23 623007
    • Onychoteuthis spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623905
    • Onykia carriboea    Lesueur, 1821      [a hooked squid]      23 623014
    • Onykia indica    Okutani, 1981      [a hooked squid]      23 623009
    • Onykia loennbergii    (Ishikawa & Wakiya, 1914)      hooked squid      23 623001
    • Onykia robsoni    (Adam, 1962)      [a hooked squid]      23 623006
    • Onykia spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623906
    • Walvisteuthis rancureli    (Okutani, 1981)      [a hooked squid]      23 623012
    • Walvisteuthis spp.         [a hooked squid]      23 623907
    • Onychoteuthidae - undifferentiated         hooked squids      23 623000
  • Pholidoteuthidae
    • Pholidoteuthis massyae    (Pfeffer, 1912)      [a squid]      23 644001
    • Pholidoteuthis spp.         [a squid]      23 644901
    • Pholidoteuthidae - undifferentiated         [a squid]      23 644000
  • Promachoteuthidae
    • Promachoteuthidae - undifferentiated         squids      23 640000
  • Psychroteuthidae
    • Psychroteuthis glacialis    Thiele, 1920      [a glacial squid]      23 627001
    • Psychroteuthis spp.         [a glacial squid]      23 627901
    • Psychroteuthidae - undifferentiated         glacial squids      23 627000
  • Pyroteuthidae
    • Pterygioteuthis gemmata    Chun, 1908      [a fire squid]      23 621004
    • Pterygioteuthis giardi    Fischer, 1896      [a fire squid]      23 621005
    • Pterygioteuthis hoylei    (Pfeffer, 1912)      [a fire squid]      23 621023
    • Pterygioteuthis microlampas    Berry, 1913      [a fire squid]      23 621021
    • Pterygioteuthis spp.         [a fire squid]      23 621908
    • Pyroteuthis addolux    Young, 1972      [a fire squid]      23 621006
    • Pyroteuthis margaritifera    (Rüppell, 1844)      [a fire squid]      23 621007
    • Pyroteuthis serrata    Riddell, 1985      [a fire squid]      23 621018
    • Pyroteuthis spp.         [a fire squid]      23 621909
    • Pyroteuthidae - undifferentiated         [a fire squid]      23 621902
  • Thysanoteuthidae
    • Thysanoteuthis rhombus    Troschel, 1857      [a rhomboid squid]      23 637001
    • Thysanoteuthis spp.         [a rhomboid squid]      23 637901
    • Thysanoteuthidae - undifferentiated         rhomboid squids      23 637000
  • family not defined
    • Enoploteuthidae, Pyroteuthidae & Ancistrocheiridae - undifferentiated         armed squids and fire squids      23 621000

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