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Tone1987

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This is a octopus i just recieved sorry the photos are not good. Does anyone know what species he is? The only answer I could get from the supplier is that he was caught in in the indo pacific..
 

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DrBatty

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The way he seems to be mimicking algae, I'd say A. Aculeatus. If you can get better pics that would be helpful for a sure answer!
 
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monty

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DrBatty;94407 said:
The way he seems to be mimicking algae, I'd say A. Aculeatus. If you can get better pics that would be helpful for a sure answer!

I'll second that it looks like aculeatus, but Roy or Mucktopus are the best to say for sure. I think there's a dwarf from around there that has similar papillae too...
 
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