Males scuttle rivals in breeding frenzy

Updated June 28 2018 - 3:28am, first published June 7 2017 - 2:00pm
MATING MADNESS – Giant Australian cuttlefish will soon mass in their thousands for the annual breeding season. Photo courtesy of Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries.

AS WINTER sets in and the water temperature drops in the Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park off Whyalla, a miracle of nature unfolds as hundreds of thousands of giant Australian cuttlefish congregate to breed.

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