Friday Cephalopod: Force of arms - ScienceBlogs (blog)

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    Friday Cephalopod: Force of arms
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    So when you look at a section of an octopus arm, you find a lot of transverse muscle fibers, a meshwork of fibers that act in the transverse plane to manage the diameter of the arm, and a lot of longitudinal fibers that can compress the length of the arm.


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