Friday, April 3, 2009
Atlantic Longarm Octopus Pictures
Customarily, I explore a species of octopus and then post a video featuring that specific species. Well guess what? I have searched high and low and have not found a single video of the Atlantic Longarm Octopus (Octopus Defilippi)! I hope I can make it up to you with some beautiful pictures of the aloof little trickster:
The following images were snapped in St. Vincent by Thomas W. Doeppner and were found on the Brown University Website. The following images were shot in St. Vincent by marine life photographer, Andrew J. Martinez, and feature two Atlantic Longarm Octopuses mating.