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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

A 1-2 month old O. maya surrounded by grass shrimps provided for food. The shrimps are 2-2.5cm long. Note the small ocellus (false eye spot) visible just above and to the right of the octopuses left eye.

Maturity: Juvenile; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: S. gulf of mexico, yucatan

Creator: 
John Forsythe
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith