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

A deep-sea cirroteuthid finned octopod just collected aboard an oceanographic research ship. These animals have very long arms, extensive web development between the arms and a pair of large fins attached to the mantle.

Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: N. pacific

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