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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

An adult O. maya in an algae bed showing highly extended skin papillae on the mantle, head and eyes. Compare this view to similar appearance in image 989. Note the same octopus was photographed in images 986-998 (except image 994) during a 30-minute period.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Wild; Field Location: S. gulf of mexico, campeche, mexico

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