Cutest squid ever? - Tucson News Now

Cutest squid ever?

Image: YouTube clip from EVNautilus Image: YouTube clip from EVNautilus

If you haven't seen the video of this Stubby Squid (Rossia pacifica) floating around the web, you are in for a treat.  According to nautiluslive.org, even though the creature looks like a cross between a squid and an octopus, it is actually more closely related to cuddlefish.  

The video was taken off the coast of California at a depth of almost 3,000 feet, but the species is found across the northern Pacific from southern California to Japan.  Check it out!

Copyright 2016. Tucson News Now. All rights reserved. 

Powered by Frankly