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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Adult S. lessoniana swimming in a laboratory culture tank. This animal has a mantle length of about 20 cm and is probably a female because the white spots on the dorsal mantle are more circular in shape rather than the white streaks or short stripes seen on mature males (see image 659).

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: W. pacific, e. japan

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