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Colossal Squid

Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni Robson 1925

Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni (Colossal Squid) is a species of cephalopods in the family Cranchiidae. They are native to Antarctica and Oceania continent (Australia, NZ and islands). They are carnivores. They rely on swimming to move around.

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EOL has data for 31 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Colossal squid. View this species on GBIF