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Dallot & Ducret, 1969

Description
Hooks: 7-8; anterior teeth: 10; posterior teeth: 18.
Maximum adult body length: 20 mm; tail: 25-31 %.
Body slender; transversal musculature absent; head wide; hooks not serrated. Fin bridge absent. Anterior fins of medium length, fully rayed, rounded; posterior fins of medium length, fully rayed, rounded. Collarette short; gut diverticula absent. Large eyes, with large T-shaped pigment spot. Seminal vesicles conical; position of seminal vesicles: touching neither posterior fins nor tail fin. Ovaries medium length, reaching to anterior end of posterior fins; ova small. Adhesive papillae and adhesive organs absent; apical glands absent.

Distribution: depth; Mediterranean.

Remarks: 15 specimens found, digestive tube with large vacuoles.

Type locality: Bay of Villefranche-sur-mer, Mediterranean Sea, France.

Sagitta megalophthalma