Watch This Shape-Shifting Cuttlefish Pulls Off An Epic Transformation Right Before Your Eyes!

These pharaoh cuttlefish change their appearance and behavior to mimic hermit crabs. But why?

Researchers from the University of the Ryukus in Japan observed these pharaoh cuttlefish mimicking hermit crabs. The cephalopods’ amazing ability to change colour and shape was on full display in this laboratory footage shared by National Geographic.