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Todarodes sagittatus (European flying squid)

Synonyms: Loligo aequipoda; Loligo sagitta; Loligo sagittata; Loligo todarus; Ommastrephes sagittatus; Ommatostrephes sagittatus; Sagittatus todarus

Wikipedia Abstract

Illex coindetii, commonly known as the southern shortfin squid or broadtail shortfin squid, is a species of neritic squids in the family Ommastrephidae. They are found in the Mediterranean Sea and on both sides of the north Atlantic Ocean.
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Prey / Diet

Ammodytes tobianus (lesser sand eel)[1]
Clupea harengus (Yawling)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Leptoclinus maculatus (Daubed shanny)[1]
Limacina retroversa (retrovert pteropod)[1]
Mallotus villosus (Capelin)[1]
Maurolicus muelleri (Silvery lightfish)[2]
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (Norwegian krill)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Micromesistius poutassou (Poutassou)[1]
Nereis pelagica (gewone zeeduizendpoot)[1]
Parasagitta elegans (elegant arrow worm)[1]
Pollachius virens (Sillock)[1]
Themisto abyssorum[1]
Todarodes sagittatus (European flying squid)[1]
Trisopterus esmarkii (Norway pout)[1]

Predators

Architeuthis dux (giant squid)[2]
Bathyraja pallida (Pale ray)[2]
Beryx splendens (Alfonsin)[1]
Callorhinchus callorynchus (Plownose chimaera)[2]
Centroscymnus coelolepis (Portuguese shark)[2]
Coryphaena hippurus (Mahi-mahi)[3]
Deania calcea (Thompsons shark)[4]
Diomedea exulans (Wandering Albatross)[2]
Etmopterus princeps (rough sagre)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Galeus melastomus (Black-mouth catshark)[1]
Genypterus capensis (Kingklip)[5]
Globicephala macrorhynchus (Short-finned Pilot Whale)[1]
Globicephala melas (Long-finned Pilot Whale)[1]
Gnathophis mystax (Thinlip conger)[2]
Grampus griseus (Risso's Dolphin)[6]
Hyperoodon planifrons (Southern Bottlenose Whale)[2]
Illex coindetii (southern shortfin squid)[2]
Leucoraja naevus (Cuckoo ray)[7]
Lophius vomerinus (Cape monk)[8]
Myliobatis aquila (Whipray)[2]
Pagophilus groenlandicus (Harp Seal)[1]
Physeter macrocephalus (Sperm Whale)[1]
Prionace glauca (Tribon blou)[1]
Pseudopercis semifasciata (Brazilian sandperch)[2]
Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)[2]
Thalassarche melanophris (Black-browed Albatross)[2]
Thunnus thynnus (horse mackerel)[2]
Todarodes sagittatus (European flying squid)[1]
Tursiops truncatus (Bottlenosed Dolphin)[2]
Xiphias gladius (Swordfish)[1]
Ziphius cavirostris (Cuvier's Beaked Whale)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis pegreffii <Unverified Name>[9]
Anisakis simplex[9]
Scolex pleuronectis <Unverified Name>[9]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 3DIET AND FEEDING OF DOLPHIN (CORYPHAENA HIPPURUS) IN WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN WATERS, Enric Massutí, Salud Deudero, Pilar Sánchez and Beatriz Morales-Nin, BULLETIN OF MARINE SCIENCE, 63(2): 329–341, 1998 4Feeding ecology of deep fishes in the Le Danois Bank (Cantabrian Sea, North Spain), Preciado, I., Cartes, J., Velasco, F., Olaso, I., Serrano, A., Frutos, I., Sánchez, F., nternational Symposium on Oceanography of the Bay of Biscay (Vigo, Spain) (2006) 5Feeding pattern of the kingklip (Genypterus capensis)and its effect on the hake (Merluccius capensis) resource off the coast of Namibia, E. Macpherson, Marine Biology 78, 105-112 (1983) 6Diet of Risso’s dolphin (Grampus griseus) in the western Mediterranean Sea, CARMEN BLANCO, M ÁNGELES RADUÁN and JUAN ANTONIO RAGA, SCIENTIA MARINA 70 (3) September 2006, 407-411, Barcelona (Spain) 7Diet comparison of four ray species (Raja clavata, Raja brachyura, Raja montagui and Leucoraja naevus) caught along the Portuguese continental shelf, Inês Farias, Ivone Figueiredo, Teresa Moura, Leonel Serrano Gordo, Ana Neves and Bárbara Serra-Pereira, Aquat. Living Resour. 19, 105–114 (2006) 8Daily ration and feeding periodicity of some fishes off the coast of Namibia, E. Macpherson, Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser 26: 253-260, 1985 9Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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