Catégorie: Cephalopod


The cuttlefish is an extraordinary species, whether by its shape or its lifestyle. In fact, it is considered to be the most intelligent molluscs. The cuttlefish’s meat is famous for its distinctive taste and delicate aroma. It is also rich in nutrients.   Measuring about 20 to 30 cm in length (with the tentacles included), It has …

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Squid, also called calamari,  is one of the most captured species in Morocco. It has a distinct head with a bilateral symmetry, a mantle, a perioral crown of muscular and protractile arms fitted with suction cups and/or hooks. Its tentacles are shorter than its long, tapered body. Squids have colonised all of the world’s oceans and …

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As one of the most fished varieties in Morocco, the octopus stands among the emblematic species in the Moroccan coasts. It is popular among all consumers, rich in nutrients, and plays an important role in the body’s equilibrium. Morocco ranks among the world’s leading octopus exporters.The octopus is a marine invertebrate of the cephalopod family …

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