• Welcome to TONMO, the premier cephalopod interest community. Founded in 2000, we have built a large community of experts, hobbyists and enthusiasts, some of whom come together when we host our biennial conference. To join in on the fun, sign up - it's free! You can also become a Supporter for just $50/year to remove all ads and gain access to our Supporters forum. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for more cephy goodness.

Spirula's Headgear

Avimimus

Hatchling
Registered
Joined
May 17, 2008
Messages
4
Some kind of counter-shading? One could also conceive of it as a warning device (instead of the "fires" being lit to tell of approaching danger, they would be put out)? Dubious guesses at best though. :cyclops:
 

monty

TONMO Supporter
Staff member
Registered
Joined
Mar 8, 2004
Messages
4,884
It's pointed in the wrong direction for countershading. Maybe it's to attract mates?
 

Latest Posts

Forum statistics

Threads
20,679
Messages
206,231
Members
8,424
Latest member
justforher

Monty Awards

TONMOCON IV (2011): Terri
TONMOCON V (2013): Jean
TONMOCON VI (2015): Taollan
TONMOCON VII (2018): ekocak


Top