Posted on Tuesday, 31 August, 2010 | 12 comments| News tip by: Still Waters
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Large numbers of enormous Humboldt squid have been devouring livestock and even attacking humans.
Two fishermen from Mexico were recently dragged from the water with injuries so severe they couldn't be recognised, the squid travel in packs of over 1000 and can co-ordinate their efforts using pigment cells to communicate.
"Millions of killer giant squid are not only devouring vast amounts of fish they have even started attacking humans."