Sepia latimanus
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Broadclub cuttlefish are usually found free swimming in reef areas. They are active during the day and can often be seen hunting for fish and crustaceans. They are the most common species of cuttlefish on coral reefs. They are capable of rapid color change, usually into a spotted white and brown pattern, and their large eyes have a bright yellow rim. Their common name is derived from the broad club-like feeding arms. Can grow up to 10kg in weight. Second largest Sepia cuttlefish species.
Frequency of sightings:
Best time of year:
up to 30 m depth, 50 cm body lenght.
Divesites seen at:
Air Prang, Air Prang 2, Angels Window, Aw Shucks, Batu Angus, Batu Kapal, Batu Merah, Batu Sandar, California Dreaming, Critter Hunt, Dantes Wall, Goby A Crab, Hairball 1, Hairball 2, Hairball 3, Heynus, Jahir, Jahir 2, Jiko Yansi, Lembeh Resort House Reef, Madidir, Magic Crack, Magic Rock, Makawide, Makawide 2, Makawide 3, Mawali Wreck, Nudi Falls, Nudi Retreat, Pantai Jiko, Pantai Kecil, Pantai Parigi, Pintu Colada, Pintu Kota Besar (Seagrass), Pintu Kota Kecil, Police Pier, Police Pier 2, Pulau Abadi, Pulau Dua, Pulau Putus, Retak Larry (Larrys Crack), Serena West, Slow Poke, Tanjung Kubur, Tanjung kusu-kusu, Tanjung Tebal, TK 1, TK2, TK3
Taxonomical order of this critter:
Cuttle Fish
- Broadclub cuttlefish
- Flamboyant cuttlefish
- Needle cuttlefish
- Pygmy cuttlefish

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