Shortfin squid (ILLEX COINDETII)

Shortfin squid (ILLEX COINDETII)

The Shortfin squid is a species of neritic squids. Its length is usually around 30 centimeters. It has an internal shell, elongated body and triangular endings that act as fins.

It has eight arms and two longer tentacles with suction cups. It lives on sandy bottoms.