Vampyromorpha

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Vampyromorpha

[¦vam·pə·rō′mȯr·fə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of dibranchiate cephalopod mollusks represented by Vampyroteuthis infernalis, an inhabitant of the deeper waters of tropical and temperate seas.
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1) Order: Vampyromorphida Family: Vampyroteuthidae Vampyroteuthis 6 3 6.
Onykia 6 ingens Kondakovia 1 57 longimana Gonatidae Gonatus 2 24 antarcticus Histioteuthidae Histioteuthis 1 65 heteropsis Brachioteuthidae Brachioteuthis 2 46 picta Ommastrephidae Todarodes 3 240 filippovae Ommastrephes 3 110 bartramii Dosidicus 5 80 gigas Eucleoteuthis 1 140 luminosa Chiroteuthidae Chiroteuthis 1 51 veranii Cranchiidae Cranchia scabra 1 ~40 Leachia 1 83 dislocata Helicocranchia 1 45 pfefferi Vampyromorphida Vampyroteuthidae Vampyroteuthis 1 ~60 infernalis Octopoda Octopodidae Octopus mimus 6 95 Octopus sp.