Vampire Squid

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Vampire Squid

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A rare sighting was Vampyroteuthis infernalis " Latin for"vampire squid from hell.
What little is known about the biology of Vampyroteuthis infernalis suggests a low-speed life scrimping along on modest-at-best resources, says Henk-Jan Hoving of GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany.
Lower beak rostral lengths (LRL) or hood lengths (HL; Vampyroteuthis infemalis) were measured ([+ or -] 0.
Vampyroteuthis infernalis; a treatise; with a report by the Institut Scientifique de Recherche Paranaturaliste.
Ora, no centro de todas essas questoes, move-se o pensamento de Vilem Flusser, tal como a criatura por ele descrita no livro Vampyroteuthis infernalis se move pelos abismos submarinos.
Onykia 6 ingens Kondakovia 1 57 longimana Gonatidae Gonatus 2 24 antarcticus Histioteuthidae Histioteuthis 1 65 heteropsis Brachioteuthidae Brachioteuthis 2 46 picta Ommastrephidae Todarodes 3 240 filippovae Ommastrephes 3 110 bartramii Dosidicus 5 80 gigas Eucleoteuthis 1 140 luminosa Chiroteuthidae Chiroteuthis 1 51 veranii Cranchiidae Cranchia scabra 1 ~40 Leachia 1 83 dislocata Helicocranchia 1 45 pfefferi Vampyromorphida Vampyroteuthidae Vampyroteuthis 1 ~60 infernalis Octopoda Octopodidae Octopus mimus 6 95 Octopus sp.
Vampyroteuthis infernalis is a type of living fossil, meaning that it has seen very little change since it first appeared, before dinosaurs, about 300 million years ago.
Spermatozoa of the deep-sea cephalopod Vampyroteuthis infernalis Chun: ultrastructure and possible phylogenetic significance.
VAMPYROTEUTHIS INFERNALIS This has the great name of 'vampire squid from hell' and is a living fossil.
The bioluminescent system most morphologically similar to that of chaetognaths belongs to the deep-sea vampire squid, Vampyroteuthis infernails (Robison et al.
The creature, whose Latin name Vampyroteuthis infer-nalis means Vampire squid from hell has proportionately the largest eyes in the animal kingdom.
australis (Jantzen and Havenhand, 2003), "arms swept up" of Vampyroteuthis infernalis (Hunt, 1996; Robison et al.