Asked in Zoology or Animal Biology, Squid, Taxonomy
What is the scientific name for Squid?
-- The common market squid is Loligo opalescens. However, there are over 300 classified squid species, so you will have to be more specific. -- Giant boy-- The scientific name for the giant squid is Architeuthis dux. == == ...
Asked in Animal Life
What is the physical description of a banded piglet squid?
The banded piglet squid is a small squid, with the piglet part of its name referring to its appearance. It appears to have a smiley face, caused by a certain alignment of skin pigments on its face. This squid looks very round and plump. It has hairlike tentacles on top of it. A syphon extends from the banded piglet squid, resembling a nose. The squid overall is about the size of an avocado. It has eight arms in addition to the...