Common Octopus (Octopus vulgaris) - Marine Life - Liveaboard Diving

Common Octopus

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

Common Octopus hunting across the reef at sunset.
Common Octopus
Credit: Sven Peeters
Common Octopus wary of the photographer
Common Octopus wary of the photographer
Common Octopus
Common Octopus
Common Octopus Octopus vulgaris
Scientific Rank
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Order: Octopoda (Octopuses)
Family: Octopodidae (Octopodidae)
Genus: Octopus (Octopus)
Species: Octopus vulgaris
Average Size: 1 metre

Have you ever seen Common Octopus when diving?
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0 # Shamis 2020-11-21 14:59
I find octopus holes by looking for white markings near holes or cracks
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