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Octosquid Discovered, A Cross Between An Octopus And A Squid

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#1 FishermansPridePaul



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Posted 07 July 2007 - 02:18 AM

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A strange cehpalopod has been found near Keahole Point on the big island of Hawaii. It appears to be a cross between an octopus and a squid, which is being called, you guessed it, an octosquid. The specimen, which has 8 tentacles, an octopus head and squid mantle, was brought up from a depth of 3000 feet by a pipeline operated by Natural Engery Lab of Hawaii.
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Posted 07 July 2007 - 02:47 PM

thanks paul,

here are some links to some further discussion about this find from Hawaii:

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