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blue-ringed octopus

Blue-ringed octopus


Blue-ringed octopuses, comprising the genus Hapalochlaena, are four extremely venomous species of octopus that are found in tide pools and coral reefs in the Pacific and Indian oceans, from Japan to Australia. Wikipedia

KINGDOM         Animalia

PHYLUM            Mollusca

CLASS                  Cephalopod

ORDER               Octopoda

FAMILY               Octopodidae

GENUS                Hapalochlaena

SPECIES             Hapalochlaena lunulata

BLUE-RINGED OCTOPUS Photos

Blue-ringed octopus
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