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Ocean Life | Octopuses are venomous, but only the Blue-ringed Octopus is deadly to humans. Octopuses are highly intelligent, likely more so than any other invertebrates.

WIREDfrom WIRED

The Oceans’ Oddest Creatures and Why They Matter

Pygmy seahorse in camouflage on a sea fan, Borneo, Malaysia. Photo by Vickie Coker, via wired.com : The pygmy seahore is less than an inch long and can camouflage itself by changing the color of its skin to match its surroundings. #Pygmy_Seahorse #Malaysia #Vickie_Coker #wired

Sea Things Venturafrom Sea Things Ventura

Octopus Tank

This Octopus Tank Top by Bear Dance is very cool and Trendy. Available in Mocha only at this time.

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Environment

Short-beaked common dolphins and Cory's Shearwater (Calonectris diomedea) hunt blue jack mackerel (Trachurus picturatus) in Azores, North Atlantic Ocean

Octopuses have 2 eyes and 4 pairs of arms and are bilaterally symmetric. An octopus has a hard beak, with its mouth at the center point of the arms. Octopus lack an internal or external skeleton allowing them to squeeze through tight places. Octopuses are among the most intelligent and behaviorally flexible of all invertebrates.

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Mark Laita’s Breathtaking Photos of Sea Creatures

North Pacific Giant Octopus from "Sea": Mark Laita’s breathtaking photos of sea creatures