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Octopus laqueus

Octopus laqueus


A juvenile Octopus, possibly Octopus laqueus (not definitely certain with the ID) seen during a night dive in the black water column. Its body size is around 2 cm.


Embryos hatch into planktonic stage and live for some time before they grow larger and take up a benthic existence as adults.

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AlbertKang 9 months ago

Thanks, @Ali :)

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 9 months ago

love this 😘

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Batangas, Philippines

Lat: 13.76, Long: 120.91

Spotted on May 4, 2019
Submitted on May 9, 2019

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