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Deep-sea squid
Image ID: 29677
Common Name: Deep-sea squid
Scientific Name: Histioteuthis corona
Location: Atlantic Ocean
Description: Histioteuthis, the jewelled squid, is a deep-sea squid densely covered with light organs. It is notable for having eyes of greatly differing size, earning it the alternative name of 'cock-eyed' squid.
Keywords: Histioteuthis corona, deep-sea squid, Mollusca, Cephalopoda, Teuthida, Histioteuthidae, bioluminescence, photophores, deep, sea, abyss, ocean, deepsea, deep-sea, deepwater, oceanic, pelagic, deep-sea, deep-ocean, mesopelagic, abyssal, marine, sea, underwater, predator, prey, plankton, bioluminescent
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