Common Octopus

Common Octopus hunting across the reef at sunset. Common Octopus hunting across the reef at sunset.
Common Octopus

Credit: Sven Peeters

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Common Octopus wary of the photographer
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Common Octopus
Common Octopus Octopus vulgaris
Description

The Common Octopus is an extremely intelligent Cephalopod, found in seas & oceans around the world.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Cephalopoda
Order: Octopoda (Octopuses)
Family: Octopodidae (Octopodidae)
Genus: Octopus (Octopus)
Species: Octopus vulgaris
Size
Average Size: 1 metre

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