Yay! Cephalopods!

Baby octopus

Jelly-like: Dumbo octopus.

Baby Octopus Asleep in a Shell

Cuttlefish belong to the class Cephalopoda (which also includes squid, octopuses, and nautiluses). Despite their name, cuttlefish are not fish but molluscs. Cuttlefish eyes are among the most developed in the animal kingdom. They are sometimes referred to as the "chameleon of the sea" because of their remarkable ability to rapidly alter their skin color at will.

I will call him squishy and he will be my squishy. Thanks Julia its adorable!! ---Tiny Baby Octopus


Tiny octopus!

Blanket Octopus ...


Cool coconut octopus: Look no further than the floors of the western Pacific Ocean to find this stunning cephalopod in action, which is known for displaying atypical behavior for sea creatures, including walking the ocean floor on two legs.



Cephalopod: planktonic Octopus paralarva.

Wunderpus Photogenicus, a spectacular octopus with a terrific name has long arms, small eyes on elongated stalks and a pattern which is unique to each individual. #Octopus #Wunderpus_Photgenicus

Bobtail Squid

There is no common name yet for this recently discovered and extremely rare translucent octopus. It normally lives at very deep depths, but the submersible that took this photo happen to find this one (2'6" in length) in shallower water at a depth of 180m/590ft. They are wonderfully transparent and the body parts that they can’t make transparent (like the eyes & digestive gland) are elongated & teardrop-shaped, so when it's horizontal they cast a minimal shadow against the lighted waters abo...

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Beautifully coloured cuttlefish my fav in the world!!

Beautiful...cuttlefish? Squid? sea creature