WALRUSES ARE SURPRISINGLY LIMBER
According to the repository of all worldly knowledge (i.e. Wikipedia): “The walrus sucks the meat out [of shelled creatures] by sealing its powerful lips to the organism and withdrawing its tongue, piston-like, rapidly into its mouth, creating a vacuum. The walrus palate is uniquely vaulted, enabling effective suction.”
Apparently, the suction is good for other things, too:
This entry was posted on August 10, 2012 by kevinldonihe. It was filed under Bizarro authors, Kevin L. Donihe, Walrus and was tagged with squid vs walrus, walrus fiction, walrus stories, walrus tales, walrus week.