• Welcome to TONMO, the premier cephalopod interest community, and birthplace of #WorldOctopusDay and #CephalopodAwarenessDays. Founded in 2000, we are a large community of experts, hobbyists and enthusiasts, some of whom come together when we host our biennial conference. To join in on the fun, sign up. You can also become a Supporter for just $50/year to remove all ads and enjoy other perks. Follow us on Twitter for more cephy goodness.

Offer of preserved octopus samples

qiazopus

Cuttlefish
Registered
Joined
Jul 12, 2019
Messages
21
Hey all!

Hopefully I posted this in the correct place. I apologize in advance for this is not about live octopuses :'(

With my current research, I will have lots of extra tissues left from whole Octopus pallidus (pale octopus) after I'm done studying them (morphometrics and analysis of different tissues). But there're only these many arms I can analyze. These individuals will already contribute to 3 independent research projects so far, and I'm looking for more people who need these samples whether it's for scientific research, education or collection hobbies.

Researching my favourite animal in the world is heartbreaking especially when we can't keep them alive, but I know that what I'm doing will ultimately be for the good of these amazing animals, and in this kind of situation I really hope I can make the best use of these precious specimens with your help.

So please do hit me up if you're interested!

Thanks for reading. :octorun:
 

Latest Posts

Forum statistics

Threads
20,940
Messages
207,040
Members
8,498
Latest member
acorn kid

Monty Awards

TONMOCON IV (2011): Terri
TONMOCON V (2013): Jean
TONMOCON VI (2015): Taollan
TONMOCON VII (2018): ekocak


Top