[Events & Gatherings] Divers Discover Enormous <b>Squid</b> Egg Mass Off The Coast Of Turkey - io9

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It was probably, said Michael Vecchione, a cephalopod expert at the Smithsonian Institute, a mass of squid eggs—one of the largest ever recorded.

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The diaphanous sphere studded with tiny white eggs was probably laid by the red flying squid, says Michael Vecchione, a squid expert with the U.S. ...

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Earlier this month, a team of divers swimming off the coast of Turkey discovered something unexpected: a 4-meter wide gelatinous mass of what ...

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When he and fellow diving enthusiasts set out to explore the waters of the Mediterranean off the coast of Turkey, photographer and filmmaker Lutfu ...

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The sparkling spots are likely tens of thousands of freshly laid squid eggs. ... within two to three days, unleashing millions of baby squid into the sea.

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The species is thought to be Ommastrephes bartramii, or the neon flying squid—voracious predators that can reach nearly five feet in length. They are ...

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Dr. Michael Vecchione of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History says the blob looks to him to be a giant mass of squid eggs and that ...

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