An Illustrated and Cross-Referenced Glossary of
Malacological and Conchological Terms
|by Paul S. Mikkelsen|
SQUID, often of extremely large size, typically members of the CEPHALOPOD genera Architeuthis and Ommastrephes.
Photo: Ommastrephes caroli (with a meter stick in the photo, for reference)
[need definition]. A CEPHALOPOD… see also: GIANT SQUID.
See the detailed web page on squid terminology, from the excellent "Cephalopod Glossary" by Richard E. Young, Michael Vecchione, and Katharina M. Mangold.
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