E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Ommastrephes bartrami (Le sueur, 1821)
Neon Flying Squid
Family: Omnastrephidae
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Distribution of Ommastrephes bartrami in British Columbia
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Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

Additional Notes

Recommended Reading:

Cosgrove, James A. and Neil McDaniel. 2009. Super Suckers: The Giant Pacific Octopus and other Cephalopods of the Pacific Coast. Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park.

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Loligo bartramii Lesueur, 1821
Loligo pironneauii Souleyet, 1852
Loligo vitreus Rang, 1835 in FĂ©russac and D'Orbigny, 1834-1848
Onychoteuthis brevimanus Gould, 1852
Stenoteuthis bartrami (Lesueur, 1821)
Sthenoteuthis bartramii (Lesueur, 1821)

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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2022-06-27 5:39:30 PM]
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