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My guess is more likely, Tremoctopus (blanket octopus), definitely NOT vampyroteuthis
 

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Octopus washes ashore Volusia County beach, officials say
WFTV Orlando
That is exactly what happened Wednesday morning when a 53-inch long octopus washed up in Wilbur-by-the-Sea, said Michael Brothers with the Volusia County Marine Science Center. Originally, some thought the octopus was a “sexy” squid.
Mistaken identity: Huge sexy squid really an octopusDaytona Beach News-Journal
Unusual octopus washes ashore in Volusia CountyWESH Orlando

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