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Keeping cephalopods in captivity
Ceph Care Equipment List
Before You Get An Octopus as a Pet...
Octopus Basics - Keeping an Octopus as a Pet
Keeping an Octopus
Octopus bimaculoides Care Sheet
Ceph Care, Past and Future
Ink's Story (O. bimaculoides)
Before you buy a cuttlefish....
Cuttlefish Basics - Keeping a Cuttlefish as a Pet
Keeping and Breeding Dwarf Cuttlefish
Sepia bandensis: husbandry and breeding
Tankmates: It Works Until It Doesn't
O. chierchiae babies (LPSO)
Packing and Shipping Cephalopods
Giant Squid and Colossal Squid Fact Sheet
Deep-Sea Cephalopods: An Introduction and Overview
Architeuthis (Giant Squid) reproduction
Estimating age and growth rate in Architeuthis dux
Larval Architeuthis (Giant Squid) Distribution Map
Giant Squid Gut Contents (Cannibalism)
Architeuthis Buoyancy and Feeding
The deep-sea finned Octopoda of New Zealand
Large Squid Fixing and Preservation Notes
Comparative Morphology of Cephalopod Armature
Giant and Colossal Squid Strandings and Recovery
Octopus and Squid Measures, Indices and Counts
PDF: Fixation-induced artefacts in octopus
PDF: Pholidoteuthis massyae
PDF: Squid in the diet of orange roughy
PDF: Egg masses of Nototodarus gouldi
PDF: Stomach contents of pilot whales - 1
PDF: Stomach contents of pilot whales - 2
Ammonites: A General Overview
Belemnites: A Quick Look
Nautiloids: The First Cephalopods
Vampyroteuthis Infernalis, Living Fossil
Tusoteuthis and Cretaceous Giant Squid
Fossil Hunting on the Yorkshire Coast
Myths and Legends
Morphology of Fossil Cephalopod Shells
Family Tree of Cephalopods
Folkestone Fossil Beds
Is Octopus Ink Similar to Fountain Pen Ink?
Do Octopuses Commit Suicide?
Mating Octopus (Abdopus-aculeatus)
Visit to the NRCC (2002)
Squid vs. Thor: Teuthid Imagery in Norse Mythology
I Belong in a Museum
Movies and Books
The Octopus In Cinema
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (Movie)
Ammonites (Book) by Monks and Palmer
Beast by Peter Benchley
Cephalopods: A World Guide (Book)
It Came From Beneath The Sea (Movie)
Beneath The Sea in 3D (Book)
Deep New Zealand (Book) by Peter Batson
Giant Squid: Mystery of the Deep (Book)
The Lost Continent (Movie)
Octopus and Squid (Book)
The Octopus and the Orangutan (Book)
Incredible Suckers (Documentary)
Editorial: The '05 Living Architeuthis Photos
Deep Fried, Live!
Episode 1: Exotic Birds
Episode 2: King Prawn
Episode 3: Quarks, Black Holes & Chocolate Chips
Episode 4: Tako's Deep Fried Turkey Clicktoon Game
Episode 5: The Octopus Who Wasn't There
Episode 6: Curse of the Pumpkin Queen
Episode 7: Fleeb Cooks a Cow
Episode 8: Crab Trapped
What is Cthulhu?
Steve O'Shea Autobiography
Steve O'Shea Interview
Richard Ellis Biography
Richard Ellis Interview
Skot Olsen Art
Puget Sound Octopus Survey 2001
Octopus Week 2002: Octopus Weighing
Octopus Week 2002: A Different Point Of View
Walter's Walk (Short Story)
TONMOCON: The Biennial Cephalopod Conference
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Tuesday at 2:25 AM
Caribbean Two Spot?
I caught this one while I was working. Had a decently painful bite, but was more surprised because never had an octopus bite me with that much pain before. This was by far the most curious octopus...
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Hi, I live in São Paulo, Brasil Next week I'll receive a new octopus to put in my aquarium. I received pictures from ir, in advance Can you guys help me identify which specimen is it? The...
Jul 12, 2018
Expert Q&A: Squid fisheries management
From Louis Harkell: SFP's fishery technical director, Geoff Tingley, shines a light on the key challenges for squid industry stakeholders wanting to get a better handle on squid fisheries...
Jul 12, 2018
Slump in global squid catch ignites fisheries management efforts
From Louis Harkell: But significant obstacles stand in their way, with China's role front and center Continue reading...
Jul 11, 2018
Scientists develop thermal camouflage that can fool infrared cameras
From Nicola Davis: Invention can make an object appear to have the same temperature as its background Scientists have developed a thin, lightweight and flexible film that can outfox infrared...
Jun 21, 2018
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Jun 21, 2018
Schnitzel - A. aculeatus - New octopus!
Hi everyone, I just got an octopus from Odyssey Pets in Dallas, TX! They don't know for sure what it is, but they think that it might be a pygmy or algae octopus. I'll be sure to post updates on...
Jun 21, 2018
Got him last night and came out of the critter keeper while I was sleeping. First video of him in his 75g :)
Octobot's Cephalopod News Repository
Spain to support vessels forced to leave Moroccan waters, as EU negotiations fail
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If you are a cephalopod owner or want to become one, this is the place for you.
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Itza - Octopus maya
Today at 12:16 AM
Give and get answers on octopus care.
Answer back ASAP: Is my octopus sick?
Yesterday at 8:04 PM
Give and get answers on cuttlefish care.
Sunday at 11:13 AM
Sources for Cephalopods and Food
Learn where to get what you need.
my setup for breeding mysid shrimp
Sunday at 2:37 PM
Discuss tank setup and calibration.
Refugiam prep, tank make over, and a new chapter!
Jul 4, 2018
Exotics and Rare Species
Care for exotic and rare species of cephalopods. You must be logged in to view its contents.
Ceph Care Ethics
Setting parameters for ethics in ceph care.
Excess Cuttlefish Eggs?
Sep 23, 2017
To give or get help identifying a cephalopod, post your request (with photos and descriptions) here.
Caribbean Two Spot?
Yesterday at 10:54 PM
Cephalopod Science & Study
Taxonomy, biology and more nerdy stuff in here.
Nautilus Talk with Dr. Barord
The live journal of Dr. Greg Barord (@gjbarord); questions, ideas and feedback welcome!
Central Campus: Pyjama Squid go to High School
May 25, 2018
Physiology and Biology
Discuss the physiological traits of cephalopods.
Shortest lived octopus species?
Jun 11, 2018
Behavior and Intelligence
Cephalopod are brilliant creatures, we still have much to learn about them.
Top Speed for a Squid
Jul 10, 2018
A place for general discussion, statements or questions regarding cephalopod fossils. Taphonomy, Biostratigraphy, paleoecology, and paleoenvironment as pertaining to cephalopods also belong in this forum.
Jun 17, 2018
Diving & Ceph Encounters
Discuss real, live ceph encounters.
A young squid photographed during a blackwater dive in Hawaii
Jun 24, 2018
Forum to discuss the health of our oceans, where our dear cephalopods live.
Cephalopod Studies for Human Wellbeing
Jul 1, 2018
Education and Employment
Discussion for teachers, students and job-seekers as it relates to making the world a better place for cephalopods.
The Current State of Cephalopod Science and Perspectives on the Most Critical Challenges Ahead From Three Early-Career Researchers
Jun 6, 2018
Cephalopod Species (By Family)
Taxonomy and species discussions grouped by cephalopod family.
Octopus Insularis (Brazil Reef Octopus) Leite & Haimovici, 2008
Sunday at 5:49 PM
The TONMO community unites here.
Welcome! Shed your "Lurker" status here. :-)
Hi guys, Glad to be here!
Yesterday at 10:20 PM
The Octopus' Den
The oldest cephalopod forum category on TONMO.com! Cephy odds and ends in here...
Birthdays and Holiday Greetings
Jul 6, 2018
Our quarterly (or so) newsletter. Remember to "receive site mailings" via preferences found
Newsletter #171 -- *Q1 2018 UPDATE*
Mar 4, 2018
TONMOCON and Ceph Conferences
TONMOCON is our name for TONMO.com conventions. Discuss them here, and organize your own!
TONMO 18th Anniversary, and #tcon8
Jun 3, 2018
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Feb 19, 2018
Art and Culture
Discuss how cephs impact society.
This is an animation, and a damn good one.
Jun 22, 2018
Jana's Corner - Cephs for Kids
Kids love cephalopods! This forum is for parents and their children to share cephy resources for kids.
Greek Proposal to Include Ammonites in Fossil Curriculum
Jul 25, 2017
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