Discoteuthis

Sent this clip to Mike for comparison purposes regarding the fin damage seen on the Mastigopsis from Schmidt Ocean's dive today, and he thought this was a cycloteuthid, most likely discoteuthis:

 
Sent this clip to Mike for comparison purposes regarding the fin damage seen on the Mastigopsis from Schmidt Ocean's dive today, and he thought this was a cycloteuthid, most likely discoteuthis:

ok just kidding jesse kelly thinks this is more likely ancistrocheirus, due to the tentacle clubs, brief snippets where you can see their characteristic photophores on the mantle, and the overall character

 
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