Type locality: The neotype was taken at the entrance of Amerdloq Fjord at Holsteinsborg (approximately 67°N, 54°W), West Greeland, 250-285 fms.
Figure. Distribution of Gonatus spp. in the North Atlantic. Blue - G. steenstrupi. Red - G. fabricii. General map with dots and triangles from Kristensen (1981). Red and blue lines based mostly on paralarvae, from Falcon, et al. (2000).
Vecchione, Michael and Richard E. Young.2006. Gonatus fabricii (Lichtenstein 1818). Version 07 June 2006.http://dev.tolweb.org/Gonatus_fabricii/19777/2006.06.07 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/