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Licence: 
All rights reserved.
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Male squid swimming above dead, post-egglaying female. The bend in the mantle near the tail is not natural but a result of hitting tank walls while in captivity. The two long feeding tentacles are easily seen separate from the other arms above and below them. The male squid is in an all white body coloration.

Maturity: Adults; Sex: Male, female; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Nw gulf of mexico

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