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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Female Octopus burryi brooding eggs that are held in her arms and web behind her. The eggs are not visible in this shot. This shot does give a good view of the oral surface including the buccal mass or mouth.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Female; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Nw gulf of mexico

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