A half-squid, half-octopus creature was found in Hawaii and biologists say it might be a new species of animal.
War, who termed the specimen "octosquid" for the way it looked, said it was about a foot long, with white suction cups, eight tentacles and an octopus head with a squidlike mantle.
Meh. Give me an octopus, a squid, and a stapler, and I'll give you all sorts of new species.
For realz. On their heads.
The species is only a few millimetres wide and scientists say it looks like a flying saucer with a cluster of gonads, or sex organs, on top.
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