This specimen is the first holotype among the NMNS invertebrate collections. More importantly, it is the only known specimen in the world. The specimen was collected, by Professor Chung-Cheng Lu of the National Chung-Hsing University during his visiting study at NMNS in 1995, in the 700 meter-deep-sea of the Dongsha Islands.


  • Title: Luteuthis shuishi O'Shea and Lu 2002

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