A to Z Cephalopods: H for Humboldt Squid
|© 2013 Sylvia Liu|
Humboldt Squid Facts:
- Humboldt squid are large, up to six feet in length and weighing up to 100 pounds.
- They are known to be aggressive against humans, though some scientists dispute this reputation.
- The Humboldt squid is an opportunistic predator and has been expanding its range. Once limited to South America and southern waters of North America, it has now been found s far north as Alaska.
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