Squids get less publicity than octopuses, but they are really weird as well. The sea creatures have developed so many strategies for evading predators in the sea that we must marvel at how undersea life is totally different from the way land animals go through life.
There are about 500 species of squid, and they live in all the world’s oceans, making them a reliable food source for whales, dolphins, sharks, seabirds, fish – and even other squids. As a result, the squid’s most extraordinary adaptations are those that have evolved to help them thwart these predators.
Watch this video that explains how these stealthy cephalopods have mastered deep sea survival!