Marine Biologists examine Rare Colossal Squid

September 18, 2014 2:57 AM

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Marine Biologists examine Rare Colossal Squid

Marine biologists in New Zealand have begun examining a rare colossal squid, which a fisherman had caught in the Antarctic. Colossal squid is believed to be the largest squid species in terms of mass.

For a long time, the colossal squid was kept in a frozen state and now scientists have defrosted it to examine in detail. According to biologists, the colossal squid has extended beyond 13 feet from tip to tentacle and weighed up to 500 kilograms. This species of squid is able to grow a lot longer, ...

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