Cephalopod Mass Strandings

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    Cuttlefish bones found washed up on beach
    Whyalla News
    Mr Bramley said for every cuttlefish bone he could see there were more hidden under the seaweed. He said he walked for about one kilometre along the beach and there were cuttlefish bones for the entire way. While many of the bones were from the Sepia ...


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    Thousands of dead squid wash up on beach in Chile
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    Thousands of dead squid have washed up on the Chilean shores of Santa Maria Island over the past week, RT.com reports. The reason for a mass death of these large cephalopods is so far a mystery, although experts say the phenomenon may have been ...


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    News collection of large die-off events.
     
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    Manually adding this one from past news reporting in 2013

    Marine lab offers clue in Aptos squid beachings - San Jose Mercury News

    Marine lab offers clue in Aptos squid beachings
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    SANTA CRUZ -- Researchers at a Pacific Grove laboratory have found a potential explanation for why thousands of Humboldt squid washed up on county shores last week -- they were victims of poisoning. Since the stranding, researchers at Stanford ...

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    Abnormal mortality of octopus after a storm water event: Accumulated lead and lead isotopes as fingerprints
    J. Raimundoa, F. Ruanoa, J. Pereiraa, M. Mil-Homensa,P. Britoa, C. Valeb, M. Caetanoa 2016 (Science Direct subscription)

     
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    Very strange, senescent like behavior by a group of octopuses
     
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    Octopus are crawling out of the sea and walking up a British beach - and no one knows why
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    A beach in Wales has been taken over by an invasion of octopus crawling out of the sea, dumbfounding locals. Around 20 of the eight-legged creatures were spotted in New Quay, Ceredigion, on Friday night alone - with many more seen the night before.
    Octopus are crawling out of the sea and walking up a Welsh beach ...WalesOnline
    Scores of octopus crawl out of the sea to invade British beach... and ...The Sun
    Group of octopuses spotted on Ceredigion beach - BBC NewsBBC News
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    Mysterious octopus invasion rocks beach in Wales
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    James Wright of the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth says it is "quite odd" to see so many of the curled octopus, also called the horned octopus, on the same beach. Wright says there were a few other octopus sightings last week in areas hit by storms.
    Mysterious Walking Octopuses Appear on Welsh BeachLive Science
    Octopuses invade Welsh beach – here are the scientific theories whyThe Conversation UK
    Little octopuses are slithering out of the water onto beaches in WalesAOL
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