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Octopuses

Octopoda Leach 1818

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Octopoda (Octopuses) is an order of cephalopods. There are 295 species of Octopuses, in 58 genera and 14 families. This order has been around since the callovian age. Dead Octopuses form shallow marine sediments. They are carnivores. They are fast moving animals.

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EOL has data for 12 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of octopuses. View this species on GBIF

octopuses includes 2 children: