General Information
NameSquid
Scientific NameTeuthida
DescriptionSquid are cephalopods of the order Teuthida, which comprises around 300 species. Like all other cephalopods, squid have a distinct head, bilateral symmetry, a mantle, and arms. Squid, like cuttlefish, have eight arms arranged in pairs and two, usually longer, tentacles. Squid are strong swimmers and certain species can "fly" for short distances out of the water.
Primary IDFOOD00532
Picture545
Classification
GroupAquatic foods
Sub-GroupMollusks
Taxonomy
Lineage
ITIS ID82367
Wikipedia IDSquid
Composition
CompoundsPreparation type: Cooked

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References
Content Reference— U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. 2008. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 21. Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page.