- Mar 17, 2003
Seems to be the season for octopus reproduction. Thought you might like to see this developing embryo which is about 16 days old. Mom is brooding several hundred brothers and sisters. For reference, the "Cap" is the yolk sac, the funnel can be seen to the left of the eye. This is a small-egged species, the egg capsule being about 3mm long.
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