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Bizarre Deep-sea Squid, Taonius borealis, sports a Snooki 'hairstyle' and giant WALL-E eyes! - The Featured Creature

"This cartoony-looking squid is Taonius borealis.These bizarre deep-sea squid only grow up to 50 cm in length. Its large eyes normally sit facing frontwards, but it is also able to switch them to see out laterally instead.

The Translucent Pelagic Octopus

Translucent ∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞ Pelagic Octopus ~ Photograph by Chris Newbert, Minden Pictures / A pelagic, or open-ocean, octopus gives off a neon glow in Hawaii. Most species of octopus have no internal skeleton, unlike other cephalopods.