Archive for April 23rd, 2014

 

Bobtail Squid Bioluminescense

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Euprymna scolopes,  commonly known as  Bobtail squid, are indigenous to the Hawaiian islands. This species is found in warm shallow areas and makes them unqiue in the sepiolida family, because their cousin mainly resides in deeper waters. The unique features that E. scolopes has is a symbiotic relationship with a bacterium called Vibrio fischeri. The V. […]