Cirrina

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Cirrina
Stauroteuthis.jpg
Stauroteuthis syrtensis
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Cirrina

Grimpe, 1916

Cirrina is one of the two suborders of octopus. Cirrina is also known as the finned, deep sea octopus. They have two fins on the head and a small internal shell. The paddle shaped fins help the Cirrina swim through the ocean.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Boyle, P.R. and Paul Rodhouse (2012). "Cephalopods: ecology and fisheries". books.google.com.au. Retrieved 19 January 2012.