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  1. Octopus tattoo

    Octopus tattoo

    Hand-poked with a single needle, not a machine.
  2. gemmalovesoctos

    [FEATURED]: GPO Aquarists Wanted for University Study

    Hello, I'm new to the forum so I hope this is in the right place! I'm currently completing my 3rd year at university and I'm doing a research project regarding Giant Pacific Octopuses and how diet and environmental factors increase or slow their growth. I've emailed many aquariums across the...
  3. Edin

    Soon to be Octopus Owner!

    Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I apologize if this is in the wrong section; just finding the New Thread button was quite a journey for me. I've been reading up on octopus care for a little while now and have decided to get one but I still have a few questions I was hoping I could get some help...
  4. J

    Beahvior ID

    I live in Palau and found two day octopuses (octopus cyanea) engaged. I'm not sure if they were mating, fighting to mate, or just fighting. Was hoping to clarify the behavior through a couple of screenshots. I have about a minute of video, before I moved off. They did not seem to appreciate...
  5. R

    CELEBRITY OCTOPUS AMBASSADOR

    Hi All! I really hope you don't mind me posting this here...I'm new to this forum - I'm currently developing a wonderful project for TV about octopuses and I was hoping that you might be able to help me. I'm trying to find a 'celebrity octopus ambassador' - someone who is well known and...
  6. Akasenei

    Greets from Jersey city, New Jersey, US

    Hi! My name is Jin, i work with several other people here creating stained glass (not my type) and handmade mosaic (look at my octopus at avatar, isn`t it adorable?). Nevertheless, i`ve been looking for a tank to build reefs for quite some time, next step will be fishes or octopus for sure...
  7. Jenelle

    New Octopus - Need help identifying!!

    Hey All! Posted on here a little while ago about our amazing Inky (abdopus definitely, aculeatus maybe) and before that about our first octopus, Octo. Thank god for this website!!!! It is so hard to find any information on Octopus, which I can't even believe in this day and age! Thank you in...
  8. bläckis

    The swedish octopus ;)

    Hello everyone! it has been for to long since i logged in here on tonmo.. I had a difficult time in life my mother passed away in a car crash so my dream of owning a octopus was put on "ice" sort of saying. But now i am back and happy and life goes on, and finnaly after many years of reading...
  9. Jenelle

    Possible Brooding Octopus - Need Info!

    Hi Everyone! I'm posting on here again after I received great information months ago on our last Octopus. Our previous one, Octo, never really thrived or are and sadly died after just two months. We got another one some time after. He was bought as a Caribbean octopus. This one has been the...
  10. YoureSquiddingMe

    [Octopus]: Rocktopus - first octo, seeking advice

    Hi Tonmo We are two college students who have been lurking on this community for some time as we made preparation to get ourselves an octopus. We followed all the suggestions and have set up a good quality 90 gallon. A month and a half ago we purchased the octo from saltwaterfish, and have...
  11. sir_octopie

    Hello! :)

    Hello, fellow cephalopod lovers! I'm new here! C: (First of all, a humongous thank you to this website and community! It has been beyond helpful so far with my research. Hugs to all of you!:hugs:) I'm an animation student currently attending college. I'm based in the blazing city that might as...
  12. Nick Hope

    Little Octopus from the Lembeh Strait

    Help with ID please! I videoed this little octopus at "TK3" in the Lembeh Strait, Indonesia, at 4m depth/28°C. It was about 10-15mm long. There was a little bit of discussion at https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153927112802746 in which juvenile Amphioctopus aegina and juvenile mimic...
  13. Elazar Sontag

    ID HELP

    Hi All, I am new to this forum and I highly appreciate any help. I'm completely ignorant to the different kinds of octopi. Recently I was in Korea and at the live seafood markets (yikes) and there were thousands of live octopus. The ones I am interested in identifying and learning more about...
  14. Bronze octopus coffee table

    Bronze octopus coffee table

    'Cephalopod' bronze coffee table $17,500.00 USD Ships worldwide from San Francisco. Limited edition bronze of 20 - Year released - 2011 Bronze octopus coffee table dimensions: 17 1/2" H x 36" round glass.
  15. D

    Hoping to be a octopus owner soon!

    Hi there, I'm Dane. I recently acquired a 180 gallon tank (6'x2'x2') and I am hoping to use it as a octopus tank. I've wanted one for years and I think I'm ready to take on the challenge. I am working on cycling and establishing the tank currently and while that is happening I am researching...
  16. Jenelle

    Sick Octopus?? Eye Infected?

    Hello, I have an octopus what I believe to be a vulgaris. Have had him for about two months now and he went from being shy and showing signs of what appeared to be senescence to thriving. He went from being out during day and scared all the time to sleeping all day hidden, then coming out at...
  17. C

    Looking for octos in Canada (Ontario)

    Hi guys, So I have my 100 gallon octo tank set up and cycled and have been trying to source an octo for months now, but have not had any luck whatsoever. I've even had several friends in the industry keeping their feelers out, but no luck other than finding Giant Pacifics (ha!). I did a search...

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