'What A Beast!': Giant Squid Found On Beach

'What A Beast!': Giant Squid Found On Beach

A giant squid more than two metres long has washed up on a beach in New Zealand.

The creature was discovered in South Bay area of Kaikoura, a town on the South Island renowned for its marine life.

The town's marine centre & aquarium posted pictures of the squid on its Facebook page, as well as details of its size.

"The mantle itself is over 2m long with a 19cm eye diameter! The longest tentacle is just over 5m!

"What a beast!"

One shows a man lying down next to the squid, which emphasises just how huge it is.

The centre said it has moved the squid to its aquarium where it is frozen & on display.

Source: “Sky News”

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