The octopus deep-sea Muusoctopus longibrachus (Ibañez et al. 2006) is recorded for the first time in the Peruvian sea. Two male specimens were caught at 852-875 m depth between 05°08′S and 09°18′S. This species was known only from Chile, in the present study extends its distribution north to Peru.
|Translated title of the contribution||First record of depth octopus Muusoctopus longibrachus (Cephalopoda: Octopoda) for Peruvian sea|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Revista Peruana de Biologia|
|State||Published - 2014|
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