Ligula

Neogonodactylus

Haliphron Atlanticus
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Male octopus usually keep their hectocotylus tucked in tight away from possible damage. For this reason it is difficult to photograph the hectocotylus tip which bares the ligula. I got a chance to photograph this male's ligula this morning.

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