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Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus Rojos, Lembeh. Same octopus :-) Amphioctopus marginatus,Coconut octopus,Geotagged,Indonesia,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Coconut Octopus - Amphioctopus marginatus

Rojos, Lembeh. Same octopus :-)

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  1. Superb species, lovely details and beautiful eyes. Posted 2 years ago
    1. Thank you Anne :-) Posted 2 years ago

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''Amphioctopus marginatus'', also known as the coconut octopus and veined octopus, is a medium-sized cephalopod belonging to the genus ''Amphioctopus''. It is found in tropical waters of the western Pacific Ocean. It commonly preys upon shrimp, crabs, and clams, and displays unusual behavior including bipedal walking and tool use .

Similar species: Octopuses
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Jan 6, 2019. Captured May 28, 2018 06:02 in Unnamed Road, Kareko, Lembeh Utara, Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia.
  • TG-5
  • f/6.3
  • 1/200s
  • ISO200
  • 18mm