Argonauts use shells as flotation devices.

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    ... and I JUST read that this wasn't so (from older info) ...:bonk:
     
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    Scientists solve millennia-old mystery about the argonaut octopus - Discover Magazine

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    Scientists solve millennia-old mystery about the argonaut octopus
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    [SIZE=-1]Nestled with their arms tucked inside this beautiful, translucent home, they drift through the open ocean while other octopus species crawl along the sea ...[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Argonauts 'gulp' air to swim freely[SIZE=-1]ABC Online[/SIZE][/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Argonauts use shells as flotation devices[SIZE=-1]Science News[/SIZE][/SIZE]
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