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Octopus rubescens Berry, 1953
Pacific Red Octopus; Red Octopus; Ruby Octopus
Family: Octopodidae


© James Cosgrove     (Photo ID #12807)


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Distribution of Octopus rubescens in British Columbia in British Columbia

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)

BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

Additional Notes

Recommended Reading:

Cosgrove, James A. and Neil McDaniel. 2009. Super Suckers: The Giant Pacific Octopus and other Cephalopods of the Pacific Coast. Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park.

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