Vampire Squid Vampyroteuthis infernalis, not because it  sucks blood but "because they have the ability to ‘cape’ themselves up with their membrane, which is black underside, looking just like a vampire wearing a black cape!"

Vampire Squid Vampyroteuthis infernalis, not because it sucks blood but "because they have the ability to ‘cape’ themselves up with their membrane, which is black underside, looking just like a vampire wearing a black cape!"

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Inverted Vampire squid. Vampire squid have eight webbed arms, tipped with suckers and lined with fleshy spines (called cirri), and two retractable sensory filaments. When threatened, it inverts so that the cirri point outwards in a menacing fashion

Inverted Vampire squid. Vampire squid have eight webbed arms, tipped with suckers and lined with fleshy spines (called cirri), and two retractable sensory filaments. When threatened, it inverts so that the cirri point outwards in a menacing fashion

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vampyroteuthis, or vampire squid, is a cephalopod that lives in the oxygen minimum zone of monterey bay, california, at depths of 600-900 meters.

vampyroteuthis, or vampire squid, is a cephalopod that lives in the oxygen minimum zone of monterey bay, california, at depths of 600-900 meters.

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Meet the Vampire Squid | National Geographic - YouTube

Meet the Vampire Squid | National Geographic - YouTube

Vera Vampire Squid PDF Sewing Pattern | Lucy Blaire

Vera Vampire Squid PDF Sewing Pattern | Lucy Blaire

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bogleech: I always think Dumbo Octopuses somehow look like Winnie the Pooh characters Just all of them at once in an octopus

bogleech: I always think Dumbo Octopuses somehow look like Winnie the Pooh characters Just all of them at once in an octopus

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Image source The Vampire Squid's scientific name, Vampyroteuthis infernalis , translates to 'vampire squid from Hell'. Which is odd...

Image source The Vampire Squid's scientific name, Vampyroteuthis infernalis , translates to 'vampire squid from Hell'. Which is odd...

Lord Vampire Squid - Enamel Pin by vuduberi on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/494733399/lord-vampire-squid-enamel-pin

Lord Vampire Squid - Enamel Pin by vuduberi on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/494733399/lord-vampire-squid-enamel-pin

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