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Licence: 
All rights reserved.
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Octopus briareus in midst of a classic parachute attack used to capture crabs and fishes. The web extension between the arms is near maximum.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Caribbean sea

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