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finned octopus beak
Image ID: 29426
Common Name: finned octopus beak
Scientific Name: Octopoteuthis
Location: Deep sea off New Zealand
Description: The sharp beak of the large deep-sea squid Octopoteuthis. Not unlike that of a parrot, it is used to slice prey into bite-sized chunks.
Keywords: Octopoteuthis, deep-sea squid, beak, predator, New Zealand, Mollusca, Cephalopoda, Coleoidea, Teuthida, Octopoteuthidae,
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