Market Squid

Market Squid or Opalescent Inshore Squid, Doryteuthis opalescens

Market Squid or Opalescent Inshore Squid, Doryteuthis opalescens.  Traditional product readily available for purchase at most the of large food markets within Mexico.  An exceptional bait utilized for bottom fish and flylinned on the surface.  Length: 14 cm (5.5 inches).

Market Squid or Opalescent Inshore Squid, Doryteuthis opalescens.  An interesting catch with a cast net off one of the piers in Puerto Adolfo Lopez Mateos, Baja California Sur.  Length: 12 cm (4.7 inches).  Very large tentacles, produced an excessive amount of black ink, and underwent a significant number of color changes.