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  • Rights: Darren Stevens, NIWA, Creative Commons 1.0 Published 17 September 2009 Size: 100 KB Referencing Hub media

    Arrow squid are mostly nocturnal and feed on crustaceans, small fish and sometimes other squid. They are an important food source for the endangered yellow-eyed penguin and for a number of diving birds and large fish. They are an important species for commercial fishing companies in New Zealand.

    This is a dorsal and ventral view of the New Zealand Arrow squid, Nototodarus sloanii.

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