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From The News Tribune:

A giant Pacific octopus is seen in a video swimming through tide pools in the Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area in Oregon.

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From KGW:

The Giant Pacific Octopus (scientific name: Enteroctopus dofleini) is spotted at the Yaquina Bay tidepools just a few times a year.

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From Herald Sun:

Many types of sea life live in them, including snails, barnacles, mussels, anemones, urchins, sea stars, crustaceans, seaweed. This octopus is “ ...

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From YouTube:

The U.S. Department of the Interior shared a video on its Facebook page of a Giant Pacific octopus squirming through the Yaquina Head tide pools ...

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From That Oregon Life:

This is a tactic that giant Pacific octopuses use as a way to communicate their moods, hide from predators, or scare them away from them. The octopus ...

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