• Squid
  • Orcas (killer whales)
  • Cephalopods

What is a squid?

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2014-09-17 21:59:09

A squid is a member of the cephalopod family. It is closely related to octopus and cuttlefish. They are one of the most advanced members of the group of animals that contains snails and clams.

squids are ten-armed cephalopods with slender bodies and pairs of rounded or triangular caudal fins and varying in length from 4-6 in. (10-15 cm) to 60-80 ft. (18-24 m).
User Avatar

Your Answer


Still have questions?

Related Questions

Is The Humbble Squid The Giant Squid?

The Humboldt squid and the Giant Squid are two separate species

What squid has its own lights?

The squid is called a firefly squid.

What is plural for squid?

The plural form of squid is still squid

Which is larger the giant squid or colossal squid?

Giant squid.

What are the differences between the giant squid and the colossal squid?

Colossal squid have a longer mantle than a giant squid. But giant squid have longer tentacles

How does a squid communicate?

but what the squid

What is the biggest squid in the world?

The biggest squid in the world is the colossal squid.

Who is more aggressive an octopus or a squid?

Squid by far. Squid by far.

Another word for squid cousins?

The Giant Squid is a cousin of the Squid.

Who has bigger eyes the giant squid or colossal squid?

The colossal squid

Are squid rare?

Most are fairly common like the Common squid, but the giant squid and the colossal squid are rare.

Where to get squid ink?

you can only get it from a squid... sorry... you cannot make a squid ink...

What does the kidney do in the squid?

The kidneys of a squid removes waste from the squid. It is like a filter.

What type of fish is a vampire squid?

A vampire squid is not a fish. Squid are not fish.

Is a squid radial?

A squid is bilateral

What a squid eats?

a squid eats

Is a squid a enchioderm?

No. Squid are mollusks.

Is a squid a reptile?

No. A squid is a cephalopod.

Is a squid is a carnivore?

a squid IS a carnivore

Does a squid have vertebrates?

There are no vertebrae in a squid.

Is a squid a worm?

No, a squid is not a worm.

Does a squid have a shell?

No, a squid does not have a shell.

Do squid live in Australia?

Yes. Squid are found in Australian waters. The four main species of squid in Australia are the Loligo squid, Gould's squid, Southern calamari and Northern calamari.

What is the life cycle of a squid?

squid lays eggs.eggs squid grows up.

What is the other name for squid leg?

Another name for a squid leg is a squid tentacle.