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Graphite and Colour Pencils
Cockatoo Squid - Galiteuthis phyllura by Solveig Nordwall
  Cockatoo Squid  (2012)
Subject: Galiteuthis phyllura
Dimensions (centimeters): 19 x 15
Medium: Colour Pencil
Description: These deep-sea squid live between 330 m and 1000 m deep. Only its eyes are not translucent. It retains ammonia solutions inside its body which gives it a balloon shape. Bioluminescent photopores pivot, camouflaging its silhouette from predators. It can grow to 3 m.
 
Original Available For Sale: Yes
Price: $200.00 US


Limited Edition Available: Yes
Details: Image is unframed.
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Conservation Committment: 10% (Artist commits to donating the indicated portion of proceeds to conservation)
 
This artwork is dedicated to: Ocean Conservancy  


 
   

 
 
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