A Moroteuthis what? What in the world is that?! What's a lady fish?erich orser said:Does anybody remember the late Dr. Frederick Aldritch on Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe stating his belief that Architeuthis gets to be 150 feet in length? It's amazing what respectable people will say once the cameras get turned on!
Incidentally, that same episode also has a USN spokesman talking about the run-in that the destroyer U.S.S. Stein had off San Diego with what was apparently a Moroteuthis, as well as tonmo member Tom Williams being interviewed regarding a cryptozoological expedition to Papua in search of the legendary "lady-fish".
The original GS guru - the man that started all of this. Unfortunately I never met him, nor the late Gil Voss, but we do owe a lot to the both of them (and to G.C. Robson!!). All we ever do is re-invent the wheel.erich orser said:Does anybody remember the late Dr. Frederick Aldritch .....
A very large and impressive squid indeed, Chrono. Have a look at this photo of a large specimen (which also demonstrates how teuthology can drive one insane in extreme cases):chrono_war01 said:A Moroteuthis what? What in the world is that?!