leioderma

leioderma

Uncertain; a nonspecific term for smooth, shiny skin; possibly scleroderma or atrophoderma.
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All cephalopods were octopus (n = 358), 266 (74%) of which were identified as smoothskin octopus, Benthoctopus leioderma (Table 3).
3 Minimum number of squid 3 Octopus 42 7 Benthoctopus leioderma, smoothskin 8 3 octopus Benthoctopus spp.