Chtenopteryx sicula Description Continued

Richard E. Young and Michael Vecchione
  1. Arms
    1. Formula: 4>3>2>1.
    2. Arms I-III with 2 sucker series proximally becoming at least 4 series distally.
    3. Arms IV with 1-2 zigzag series of suckers.
  2. Buccal membrane
    1. Each buccal support with 2 series of suckers.
  3. Occipital folds
    1. Three folds present with olfactory organ on first.
  4. Fins
    1. Do not quite reach anterior margin of mantle.
  5. Gladius
    1. Flat, spoon-like conus present.


This description is from Naef (1921/23). 

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