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[Encounters] Legging it! Octopus clambers out of a rock pool and WALKS across land in stunning close-up footage

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From DailyMail.co.uk:

Free diver Lawrence Scheele captured the rare instance at Manly Beach, Sydney, Australia whilst the sea critter was trying to hunt. The octopus caught ...

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Iochroma

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Two friends just returned from Australia and they sent a brief video of an octopus on wet sand above the wave line - it was moving across the sand, but when they disturbed it ( to move it back to water ) it dug into the sand in a curious way - it went straight down so only the top of the mantle was visible.
 

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