Vertalingen en voorbeelden
expand_more Deze kleine inktvis wordt de vuurschieter genoemd omwille van zijn vermogen om dit te doen.
De reden dat de inktvis de bacterie daar laat leven is omdat het het licht wil.
De inktvis heeft een sluiter ontwikkeld die dit gespecialiseerde lichtorgaan met de bacteriën kan openen en sluiten.
Voorbeeldzinnen voor "squid" in het Nederlands
Deze zinnen komen van externe bronnen en zijn misschien niet nauwkeurig. Bab.la is niet verantwoordelijk voor deze inhoud.
EnglishAnd that was a Humboldt squid, a juvenile Humboldt squid, about three feet long.
EnglishThis little squid is called the fire shooter because of its ability to do this.
EnglishThe UK is to benefit from increased squid quota around South Georgia.
EnglishThe reason the squid is willing to put up with these shenanigans is because it wants that light.
EnglishSo, imagine a great white shark and a giant squid in the same bathroom.
EnglishAgain, another plug for the animals in the ocean, Vibrio fischeri lives in this squid.
EnglishNow I'm told that's not just a squid phenomenon with males, but I don't know.
EnglishIn the next bit, we're going to see a couple squid.
EnglishNow this guy, this bigfin squid, is seven meters in length.
EnglishWhat the squid has developed is a shutter that can open and close over this specialized light organ housing the bacteria.
EnglishA lot of them can release their luciferin or luferase in the water just the way a squid or an octopus will release an ink cloud.
EnglishThe way that this symbiosis works is that this little squid lives just off the coast of Hawaii, just in sort of shallow knee-deep water.
EnglishNow the bacteria are dilute, that little hormone molecule is gone, so they're not making light -- but of course the squid doesn't care.
EnglishThe squid is nocturnal, so during the day it buries itself in the sand and sleeps, but then at night it has to come out to hunt.
EnglishAnd there are a lot of different animals that can do this: There's jellyfish, there's squid, there's a whole lot of different crustaceans,
EnglishThese are squid.
EnglishAnd as the day goes by the bacteria double, they release the molecule, and then light comes on at night, exactly when the squid wants it.
EnglishFor example, this shrimp releases its bioluminescent chemicals into the water just the way a squid or an octopus would release an ink cloud.
EnglishNow, here's a male on the left and a female on the right, and the male has managed to split his coloration so the female only always sees the kinder gentler squid in him.
EnglishBut then if you think about it, the squid has this terrible problem because it's got this dying, thick culture of bacteria and it can't sustain that.