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Iridoteuthis Berry, 1909

DWhatley

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Obviously, this is not a little guy we would find diving. Nothing I know of has eyes like that and lives where there is enough light for humans to see.
 

tonmo

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This must be a juvenile, right?

I *just* saw this thread that you started two days ago, and find it really weird that yesterday I posted about Vampyroteuthis' status as having the largest eye-to-body ratio in the animal kingdom. Brain osmosis!
 

DWhatley

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I noticed the "largest eye" comment on vampy too and wondered if that was accurate after seeing this one. If this is a juvenile, that might explain it.
 

GPO87

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Unfortunately the caption didn't say, however, it did specify that the size was 19mm, and most of these are only a few cm to begin with. I'd probably say it is a larval stage.
 

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