Photos of the Stunning Deep-Sea Squid Feeding

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Grimalditeuthis bonplandi

Credit: © 2013 Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Grimalditeuthis bonplandi lives between 1,600 and 5,00 feet (500 and 1,500 meters) below the sea surface.
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