Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World
Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World
Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World
Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World

Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series

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Size: 27 × 9 × 15 cm

The vampire squid (Vampyroteuthis infernalis, lit. "vampire squid from Hell") is a small cephalopod found throughout temperate and tropical oceans in extreme deep sea conditions. Unique retractile sensory filaments justify the vampire squid's placement in its own order, Vampyromorphida, as it shares similarities with both octopuses and squid. As a phylogenetic relict, it is the only known surviving member of its order. The first specimens were collected on the Valdivia Expedition and they were originally described as an octopus in 1903 by German teuthologist Carl Chun, but later assigned to a new order together with several extinct taxa. (from Wikipedia)

 

Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World
Vampire Squid Plush - Deep Sea Creature Series - Hamee Strapya World
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