The giant cuttlefish fades and dies after mating. Somehow they maintain a little dignity in dying.
The venerable Mark Trail has a couple of strip this week for your F:riday Cephalopod” posts:
Read this article “New Finding Revealed that Mosasaur Gave Birth to Young Ones” at http://www.naturearchive.tk/2015/04/new-finding-revealed-that-mosasaur-gave-birth-to-young-ones.html
I love that cuttlefish show some level of intelligent behavior, although, the giant cuttlefish is a little scary looking. I like the small ones best.
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Wow. Every person on the planet saw one version or another of this “Octopolis” story and…
Pale, drifting quietly, long grasping arms, cold and anoxic…we all float down here.
Yes, I’m going to…
I think it’s a portrait of my mood right now.
First, a little background:
When squid mate, a male transfers its sperm to a female enclosed in…