The main difference between a colossal squid and a giant squid is size. The colossal squid's body is larger than the giant squid's, but the colossal squid has shorter tentacles. Co...
The colossal squid (Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni, from Greek mesos (middle),
onycho (claw, nail), and teuthis (squid)), sometimes called the Antarctic or giant ...
Find out what's known about Colossal Squid, Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni,
Cephalopoda, Oegopsida, Cranchiidae, including their world range and habitats,
The Official Exhibition Website for The Colossal Squid, Museum of New Zealand
Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand.
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"One of the quid's two eyes, with a lens as big as an orange, was found intact as the scientists examined the creature while it was slowly defrosted at New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa Tongarewa. ...The squid
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Sep 15, 2014 ... The live stream begins at 06:57: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=
8Yz_57uadUQ&t=6m57s Te Papa has a new colossal squid! Watch live ...
Sep 16, 2014 ... Scientists said Tuesday a female colossal squid weighing an estimated 350
kilograms (770 lbs) and thought to be only the second intact ...
Jun 27, 2014 ... Largest Squid Ever Captured Alive - Massive Colossal Squid, 1st full specimen &
biggest discovered in the world. The largest and perhaps one ...
Nov 11, 2013 ... Descend deep into the dark, cold Southern Ocean and check out the mysterious
world of the colossal squid. The top of the ocean is light and ...
Jul 22, 2015 ... Russian researchers captured the most mythical colossal squid for the first time
on camera. For all I know the Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni could ...