Lifeform of the week: the amazing Japanese flying squid - EarthSky

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  1. octobot

    octobot Robotic Staff Staff Member Robotic Staff

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    6 [SIZE=-1]The squid in question turns out to be Todarodes pacificus, and according to the literature it isn't the first member of the species to try to mate with a diner's oral ...[/SIZE]
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    Very good intro to squid and the current obligatory explanation of how spermatophores burrow into the mouth.
     

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