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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

A Southern bobtail squid swimming in captivity. The funnel and fins are visible in this view as is a degree of counter shading between the dorsal and ventral mantle. It is also clear how large the eyes are compared to total body size.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: S. pacific, australia

Creator: 
John Forsythe
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith