Giant Squid found: experts are calling this a 'rare find' today - Examiner.com

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  1. octobot

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    7 [SIZE=-1]A giant squid that was spotted off the coast of Australia during a recent tuna fishing expedition turned into one gigantic find for a fishing expert. The squid was found dead, but finding it off the coast at Jervis Bay, proves that giant squid do exist ...[/SIZE]
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  2. OB

    OB Colossal Squid Staff Member Moderator

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    Look up the video on youtube, it's relatively fresh, but a blue shark got at the eyes before the tuna fishermen...
     
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    Look: Rare giant squid caught on camera in Australia - New York Daily News

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    7 [SIZE=-1]An Australian fishing writer is gaining worldwide attention after he spotted the remains of an elusive giant squid being chomped on by an 8-foot shark off Australia's south shore. The squid carcass, which measured nearly 10 feet, was believed to have ...[/SIZE]
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    We need to warn JuggleMatt!!! Jervis Bay is where he and Peter observe the octopuses living in groups! :wink:
     
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    OB Colossal Squid Staff Member Moderator

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    Maybe this is how the Architeuthis met its end, attacked by a coordinated swarm of octopodes.... :grin:
     
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    Rare Giant Squid Spotted in Australia - ABC News (blog)

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    Rare Giant Red Squid Spotted in Australia - ABC News (blog)

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    More likely the leather jackets he videoed :wink:.

    On second thought, there was not much of the poor octo and the squid was in good condition before the shark munch.
     

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