Squid dissection online: tentacles!

The dissection of a colossal squid in New Zealand is proceeding, and by popular request the museum personnel are showing some details of the tentacles, suckers, and hooks. The colossal squid is Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni.

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2 Responses to “Squid dissection online: tentacles!”

  1. tepapamuseum Says:

    And we are continuing our scientific odyssey with the examination of a pygmy right whale this week, which will be blogged live starting tomorrow.
    Stay tuned!
    http://blog.tepapa.govt.nz/category/pygmy-right-whale/

  2. pamelalovis Says:

    Here at Te Papa we’ve finished looking at the colossal squid for now and tomorrow we start an examination of a pygmy right whale with a team of international scientists:

    http://blog.tepapa.govt.nz/2008/05/02/pygmy-right-whale/


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