Sepiola atlantica
Little cuttlefish

Sepiola atlantica
Individual Sepiola atlantica on gravel.
Image width ca XX cm.
Image: Paul Naylor

Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Habitat Information
Often found in rockpools, subtidally and offshore. Swims over or burrows in sand and gravel.
Species description
A plump, rounded cuttlefish small in size with rounded fins that do not run along its entire length. The colour varies from black-brown to pale dorsally and pale ventrally. It is rarely striped.
PMF archive information
Species name is listed in the PMF at the following locations:
Cawsand Bay
Jennycliff Bay
Tamar Estuary
Whitsand Bay

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