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    Olive photoedit.jpg

    Juvenile O. rubescens (edited)
  2. Olive closeup.jpg

    Olive closeup.jpg

    Juvenile O. rubescens
  3. (video) Olive hiding.mov

    (video) Olive hiding.mov

    Juvenile O. rubescens exploring his/her favorite hiding spots
  4. Olive black and white2.jpeg

    Olive black and white2.jpeg

    Juvenile O. rubescens (edited)
  5. K

    Looking for an Octopus: UK

    Hello! I am a masters student studying Biodesign at Central Saint Martins, London and I am wondering whether anyone in the UK - or specifically in London/SW England - has an octopus I could come and visit after this lockdown?? I LOVE THEM and hence have chosen to do my thesis and likely my PhD...
  6. Olive light vs dark coloration.JPG

    Olive light vs dark coloration.JPG

    Juvenile O. rubescens displaying color-change abilities!
  7. Olive Halloween.jpg

    Olive Halloween.jpg

    Happy Halloween everyone!
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    Olive2 photoedit.jpeg

    Edited picture of juvenile O. rubescens
  9. Olive.jpg


    Baby East Pacific Red Octopus (Octopus rubescens)
  10. Olive (three spikes below eye).jpg

    Olive (three spikes below eye).jpg

    Previously misidentified as a bimac, but now I'm thinking this is an East Pacific Red (Octopus rubescens) juvenile. Note the three "spikes" below the eye...
  11. Olive half brown half tan.jpg

    Olive half brown half tan.jpg

    Baby two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides) showing off color change abilities & false eyespots
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    Baby two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides) dark coloration
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    Olive photoedit4.jpg

    Edited photo of a baby two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides)
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    Olive photoedit2.jpg

    Edited photo of a baby two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides) whose spots aren't yet fully developed
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    My baby two-spot named Olive
  16. (video) Olive the octo.MOV

    (video) Olive the octo.MOV

    Baby two-spot octopus ("bimac")
  17. (video) Olive dancing.mov

    (video) Olive dancing.mov

    Olive, my baby two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides) "dancing" to music
  18. dleo4590

    Ursula The Dwarf Octopus Lays Eggs

    It's been a while figured I'd post since I always get excited about eggs/babies but my boyfriend and I converted a 4 gallon Biorb by Oase into a marine environment for our little Dwarf octopus, Ursula. The shop we got her from had her listed as a Dwarf Pacific Brown but I could not find anything...
  19. J

    Octopus Supplies Help

    Hello everyone, I have a 55 gallon tank set up with an Aquaclear 110 running (also 2 clownfish). My plan was to get a divider, and have ~1/2-2/3 of the tank for the octopus, and the rest for assorted saltwater fish. I was wondering, what exactly do I need to get my tank octo-ready, especially in...
  20. Mikeydrumm22

    New Octopus, Help with ID?

    Hey everyone! First post on here, and first time ever looking after a ceph. I plan on getting my PhD studying these guys starting fall of 21, and figured it was a good time to get an octo friend to keep me company while I write my NSF proposal! Anyone have any idea what species he is. I got him...