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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Hatchling O. burryi showing the characteristic body morphology of planktonic octopus hatchlings, looking more like squid hatchlings than octopuses. In particular, note how short the arms are relative to the length of the body.

Maturity: Hatchlings; 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