Wonderpus


Common Name:
Wonderpus
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / molluscs)
Class:
Cephalopoda
Species:
Wunderpus photogenicus
Average Size:
0 centimetres
Description:

Often confused with or misidentified as a Mimic Octopus, the Wonderpus is a separate species, and was only officialy and properly described in 2006. Wonderpus photogenicus is most-commonly seen around Lembeh, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, but has been seen in The Philippines and Southern Pacific, as well as other areas of Indonesia.

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