Dumbo octopus

Immerse yourself in the wonders of the deep sea with the adorable Dumbo Octopus. Learn about its unique features and behavior, and be captivated by its charm and grace.
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Dumbo Octopus in Action

This Cirrate, or finned, octopods (which are also known as “dumbo” octopods because the fins on the sides of their bodies make them look like the flying elephant in the Disney cartoon) can be divided based on their behavior. Some, like this one, spend a lot of time sitting on the bottom but sometimes gets up and swim by a combination of fin flapping and jellyfish-like pulses of the arms and web. More Octopus and Squid Videos:

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On the morning of Dec. 10, 20 Greenpeace activists jumped onto inflatable boats and motored across the gray waters of an industrial port in Rotterdam, Netherlands. They stopped in front of the red hull of the Hidden Gem, an enormous drill ship measuring 228 meters (748 feet) in length — twice the length of a […] Deep Sea Creatures, Types Of Octopus, Scary Sea, Cute Sea Creatures, Octopus Species, Underwater Beauty, Giant Pacific Octopus, Dumbo Octopus, Sea Mammal

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On the morning of Dec. 10, 20 Greenpeace activists jumped onto inflatable boats and motored across the gray waters of an industrial port in Rotterdam, Netherlands. They stopped in front of the red hull of the Hidden Gem, an enormous drill ship measuring 228 meters (748 feet) in length — twice the length of a […]

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