Typically the tentacles of decapodiforms are as thick as or are thinner (Fig. A) than arms III. In a few species, however, the tentacles are much thicker (Fig. B) than the arms.
Cephalopod Tentacle ThicknessRichard E. Young, Michael Vecchione, and Katharina M. Mangold (1922-2003)
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