Vampyronassa rhodanica, a small cephalopod- a mollusk, that is connected to modern vampire squids but is neither a vampire nor a squid, has fossils that have been preserved exceedingly well, and a recent analysis of these fossils has demonstrated the existence of muscular suckers which the creature probably used to trap and manipulate prey.

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