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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

A large adult S. lessoniana being carefully held by a technician during transfer between culture systems. The large fins extend the full length of the mantle and the transparency of the skin and muscle even in such a large specimen is evidenced by the technician's fingers being visible beneath the squid.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Male; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: W. pacific, e. japan

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