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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Mantle head and arm skin papillae in an intermediate state of extension on an adult O. maya in nature. Compare this to image 996 taken moments later. 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