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Marine Biological Laboratory

Nerves in Squid Skin

Caption: Nerves in red can be easily traced among the distinctive chromatophores and iridophores that they innervate.

Credit: Wardill, Gonzalez-Bellido, Crook & Hanlon, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

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