Firefly Squid - stock photo
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Firefly Squid

Firefly squid, Watasenia scintillans, migrate from deep waters toward the shallower waters of coastal Japan to breed each year. A culturally important fishery exists in Japan around this species and their annual migration into shallower Japanese waters. The Japanese word for firefly squid is hotaruika. Firefly squid are a bioluminescent species, having photophores on their ventral surfaces for counter-illumination. This squid was photographed in the Sea of Japan (2007). Courtesy of the Uozo Aquarium.

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Science Source / Dante Fenolio

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3750 x 2493 pixels

Print Size @ 300 dpi
12 x 8 inches / 32 x 21 cm

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