Inky the octopus squeezes through drain pipe to escape National Aquarium - The Dominion Post

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    Inky the octopus squeezes through drain pipe to escape National Aquarium
    The Dominion Post
    An octopus at New Zealand's National Aquarium has made a daring escape to the sea by fitting its rugby-ball-sized body through a small pipe. Staff at the aquarium in Napier noticed the enclosure, which previously housed two octopuses was left with a ...
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    Inky the Octopus: The Great Escape
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    'Enterprising' and 'unusually intelligent' are not words you would typically associate with an octopus. But Inky, the squishy escape artist, is no ordinary member of his species. The crafty critter has given aquarium staff in New Zealand the slip with ...


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    Inky the octopus escapes New Zealand Aquarium
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    Alix Harvey, an aquarist at the Marine Biological Association in England, noted that octopuses, members of a class of marine animals including squid and cuttlefish called Cephalopoda, have shown themselves to be adept at escaping through spaces as ...


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    Aquarium has safeguards in place as octopus exhibit opens
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    The New England Aquarium says its new octopus exhibit — “Tentacles Take Hold,” opening today with two eight-limbed guests of honor — poses no escape risk, on the heels of the amazing getaway of Inky the Octopus from New Zealand's national aquarium.
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    Cute but not the correct pronunciation of octopodes :grin:
     
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    Octopus makes an amazing escape in New Zealand
    Khaleej Times
    Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone back home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making his move. He squeezed and pushed his way through a tiny gap in the mesh at the top of his tank and slithered 2 meters (6 ...
    'So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish' Octopus Breaks Out Of New Zealand's National AquariumImmortal News
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