Ceph Science

Cephalopod Science Articles

  1. Giant Squid and Colossal Squid Fact Sheet

    An analysis of the size of the largest cephalopods: Architeuthis and Mesonychoteuthis
  2. Architeuthis (Giant Squid) reproduction

    Architeuthis (Giant Squid) reproduction, with notes on basic anatomy and behavior
  3. Estimating age and growth rate in Architeuthis dux

    Dr. Steve O'Shea's paper is a guide for marine biologists studying giant squid
  4. Giant Squid Gut Contents (Cannibalism)

    Gut contents of a giant squid Architeuthis dux (Cephalopoda: Oegopsida) from New Zealand waters
  5. Architeuthis Buoyancy and Feeding

    Giant Squid (Architeuthis) Buoyancy and Feeding, by Dr. Steve O'Shea, 2003
  6. Large Squid Fixing and Preservation Notes

    a basic step-by-step rundown of squid-handling procedures (from receiving the specimen to preserving it)
  7. Giant and Colossal Squid Strandings and Recovery

    Wikipedia resource for historical strandings
  8. Haliphron atlanticus

    The giant octopus Haliphron atlanticus (Mollusca: Octopoda) in New Zealand waters
  9. Lepidoteuthis grimaldii

    Unique hooks in the male scaled squid Lepidoteuthis grimaldii Joubin, 1895
  10. Octopus and Squid Measures, Indices and Counts

    A Guide to Frequently Used Characters, Character States and Measures
  11. Zap!

    By Elizabeth Zubritsky