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Dear cephalopod community,
This my first post but I've been lurking on this forum for awhile. My name is Adi Khen and I'm a PhD student at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. I actually study coral reef ecology, but in my spare time I took up animal husbandry and have completely...
By Dr. Steve O'Shea
Note: Steve welcomes discussion in TONMO.com's Opisthoteuthidae forum.
Earth and Oceanic Sciences Research Institute
Auckland University of Technology
Private Bag 92 006
Auckland, New Zealand
The most often-cited distinction between a squid and an octopus is in...
What lurks beneath...?
By Kat Bolstad
Note: Kat (Tintenfisch) welcomes discussion in the Physiology & Biology forum of the TONMO.com Message Board.
The deep sea is the largest, yet least-explored habitat on Earth. Its seemingly adverse conditions include crushing pressure, total...