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A paper nautilus from South Africa in the little known @AMNH mollusk exhibition that lines a hallway with marine creatures like this gem. 

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astronomy-to-zoology:

Curled Octopus (Eledone cirrhosa)

Also known as the Lesser Octopus or the Horned Octopus, the curled octopus is a species of octopus that inhabits areas in the sublittoral zone in the Atlantic Ocean, English Channel, North Sea and the Mediterranean Sea. Like some other octopuses E. cirrhosa feeds mainly on crabs and other crustaceans, feeding mainly on Homarus gammarus, Nephrops norvegicus, and Cancer pagurus.

Classification

Animalia-Mollusca-Cephalopoda-Octopoda-Octopodidae-Eledone-E. cirrhosa

Images: Comingio Merculiano and Bernard Picton

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My new octopus design, help me print t-shirts :)

Check it out on kickstarter!

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tentaclespectacle:

Various cephalopods (source)

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Octopus Telephone by Max Schuster

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Red Spiral by J. Griffin Stewart

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laestrellanoctva:

Part of the photography project NAÏVE  by Gabriel Wickbold.

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http://gabrielwickbold.carbonmade.com/

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The Octopus Affair - David Malvestuto

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perrygargano:

PG Octopus Cocktail Stirrer featured on Ten6Twelve (via Ten6Twelve)

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