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A new octo :)

Nancy

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Maybe there's a mixup here between Octopus bimaculoides, what we usually think of as a bimac, and a closly related species, Octopus bimaculatus.

Bimaculoides as an adult has a body about 4 3/4", and arms to almost 14". Bimaculatus is much larger, with an 8" body and arms to almost 32".

Fifty gallons should be fine for O. bimaculoides, which is what I have, and which is much more commonly sold as a pet than its larger cousin.

Nancy
 

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