Deep Sea News

Biggest Squid Ever! Part 2

Here are the pictures I promised yesterday of the new catch…

From Dominion Post…MONSTROUS CATCH: A colossal squid, weighing about 450kg, was caught by a longliner in Antarctica. It was barely alive when it reached the surface.

Photo courtesy of the New Zealand Fisheries department


  1. #1 Breklor
    February 22, 2007

    Yeah, but look! That’s Saddam Hussein reeling it in! He’s looking healthier, but I guess a month at sea will do that for you.

  2. #2 justin
    April 29, 2008

    so did they catch it or did it get away

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