Skip to comments.What Have You Got To Smile About? Meet The Amazing Piglet Squid Who Always Looks Happy
Posted on 07/17/2009 8:53:21 PM PDT by Steelfish
What have you got to smile about? Meet the amazing piglet squid who always looks happy
By DAILY MAIL REPORTER 18th July 2009
He could almost be a new Mr Men character with his rotund shape, cute curls and shy smile.
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But this is really a piglet squid caught in a rare image on camera.
His tentacles made what looks like a mop of curly hair over his large eyes while his skin patterns created a grin.
Grinning: The piglet squid, about the size of an orange, gets its name from its tuft of tentacles and rotund shape
The small squid, which is the size of a large orange, is normally found more than 320ft (100m) below the ocean surface, meaning little is known of its behaviour.
Measuring just 4in in length the species has unusual pigmentation and acquired its name from its tuft of arms and tentacles, and rotund shape.
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AW! Beat me out by a minute...
Thanks Swordmaker and Freedumb2003- great pics.
Great minds and all that... :)
Nice pic post-Thanks JPB
There’s a kid’s toy waiting to be made in that critter’s image!
>>Theres a kids toy waiting to be made in that critters image!<<
Who lives in a pig sty
under the sea?
Pig-let Sea Squid!
Dude/Dudette, Get a Patent! Pronto! (Really, that’s a great idea)
Hot damn. Barney Frank can smile if he wants to. And he has the cutest suckers.
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