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These members of Gonatidae have one or more medial hooks on their tentacle club. They are also known for brooding masses of eggs in their arms.


Gonatus brooding eggs


Tentacle club of Gonatus californiensis

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http://tolweb.org/Gonatus/19767
 

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That looks like a cat's claw or the thinner part of a crab claw. Very interesting looking club, almost delicate.
 

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