Distribution in scandinavian waters
Maximum length: approx 40 cm (skeleton).
Appearance: The calcareous skeleton has an oval form
and is rather thick, but light and whitish in colour.
Environment: The skeletons are usually found washed
up onto beaches.
Misc: The skeleton is from a squid-like creature known as a cuttlefish.
Classification: Sepias (cuttlefish) are members of the cephalopda
group together with the squids and octopuses under the molluscs.