• TONMOCON VII Announced | MBL at Woods Hole | Apr 6-8, 2018
  • Thanks for visiting! TONMO is the world's greatest online cephalopod enthusiast community, with interactive content going back to May of 2000, and a biennial conference. If you'd like to join in on the fun, become a TONMO member -- it's easy and free. You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more cephy goodness.


Fossil Whales Slurped Squid - Science 2.0 (blog)

octobot

Robotic Staff
Staff member
Robotic Staff
Joined
Oct 15, 2005
Messages
8,128
#1
[TABLE]
[TR]
[TD="width: 80, align: center"][/TD]
[TD="class: j"]

Fossil Whales Slurped Squid
[SIZE=-1]Science 2.0 (blog)[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1]He thinks this wide rostrum was a trick to improve suction feeding (slurping a whole squid or fish into the mouth) which was later co-opted for baleen feeding (taking a mouthful of water and then filtering out the edible plankton). ...[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]
[/TD]
[/TR]
[/TABLE]


More...
 

Members online