Amphitretus

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    Amphitretus is the only genus in the family Amphitretidae. It currently contains 2 species, although there is some debate whether or not they are simply morphs of 1 species. This genus is commonly known as the telescope octopus, due to the eyes being on long stalks (reminiscent of a telescope):wink:.


    Amphitretus pelagicus

    Info at:
    http://tolweb.org/Amphitretus/20191
     

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