GPO feeding at Monterey Bay

Discussion in 'The Octopus' Den' started by DWhatley, May 5, 2008.

  1. DWhatley

    DWhatley Cthulhu Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2006
    Messages:
    19,076
    Likes Received:
    1,123
    Location:
    Gainesville, GA USA
    Short educational video showing GPO arms as it is bring fed:

    http://www.mbayaq.org/efc/octopus.asp

    And a recap of a GPO encounter during a REEF fish counting dive:

    http://www.blueplanetdivers.org/archives/2005/10/the_octopus_tat.php

    GPO fact sheet with a couple of interesting notes:
    http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/dspace/bitstream/1957/588/1/Great_Pacific_Octopus_ocr.pdf


    Believe it or not, I am looking for an octopus knob/drawer pull but keep coming across other topics, this one from Hawaii:

    http://www.susanscott.net/OceanWatch1996/may06-96.html
     

Share This Page