E-Fauna Photo Gallery

Enteroctopus dofleini  (North Pacific Giant Octopus)

Photo of Enteroctopus dofleini by James Cosgrove
© James Cosgrove (Photo ID #12789)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Royal B.C. Museum (Victoria) Photographer James Cosgrove
Habitat marine
Photo Date August 04, 2007 Upload Date January 18, 2011
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 12789
Notes Hatching eggs laid by a female giant Pacific octopus. Paralarvae (hatchlings) are 6 mm in length and 0.028 grams.

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