[News]: TOYAMA: Firefly squid spark battle for tourists - Asahi Shimbun

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    TOYAMA: Firefly squid spark battle for tourists
    [SIZE=-1]Asahi Shimbun, Japan - 7 hours ago[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]About 6 centimeters long, a firefly squid has about 1000 light-emitting organs across its body. The eerie blue lights protect it from predators, ...[/SIZE]


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    OB Colossal Squid Staff Member Moderator

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    I wonder why we don't post about these ourselves more often: they are fabulous little creatures.
     
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    And they're the only known ceph with color vision!
     
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    coooooooooool!

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