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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Large male L. forbesii (35 cm mantle length) caught on a squid jig off the Azorean Island of Faial. The characteristic flame markings on the lateral mantle toward the head are visible. This animal is showing dorsal body pattern of splotches with darkened fin.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Male; Lab or Wild: Wild; Field Location: E. atlantic, azores islands

Creator: 
John Forsythe
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith