A to Z Cephalopods: F for Fire Shooter Squid
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Fire Shooter Squid Facts:
- The Fire shooter squid (Heteroteuthis dispar) is a tiny deep-sea squid that uses a cloud of blue light instead of ink to confuse and distract its predators.
- The squid has a special organ which houses bioluminescent bacteria.
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