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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Several adult Lolliguncula brevis viewed from above, swimming in a laboratory tank. The chromatophores are in a maximal state of contraction leaving the squid's body essentially transparent with the viscera in the mantle cavity. Even structures in the head are visible. The beak is visible as a black spot just forward of the eyes on each of the squids.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Nw gulf of mexico

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