Flambouyant Cuttlefish

Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia
Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi)

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Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia

Credit: Kevin Gacad

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Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia

Credit: Kevin Gacad

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Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia

Credit: Kevin Gacad

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Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) in Indonesia

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Flambouyant Cuttlefish Metasepia pfefferi
Description

Flambouyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) is the Holy Grail for many macro-loving divers. It's a truly special species of cephalapod that is extremely hard to find but wonderful when found. It's found around Asutralia and the Coral Triangle. Its small size and wonderful colouration make it special, as well as being so rare.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Cephalopoda
Order: Sepiida (Cuttlefish)
Family: Sepiidae (Sepiidae)
Genus: Metasepia (Metasepia)
Species: Metasepia pfefferi
Size
Average Size: 7 centimetres

Flambouyant Cuttlefish - Where Can You Find Them When Scuba diving?

Thailand

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Maldives

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Myanmar/Burma

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Malaysia

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Egypt

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Have you ever seen Flambouyant Cuttlefish when diving?
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