Octopus walking video

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  1. tridacna

    tridacna Cuttlefish Registered

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    clownfish Vampyroteuthis Registered

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    yep its real.
     
  3. cthulhu77

    cthulhu77 Titanites Supporter

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    Several of the talks at Tonmocon were involved in this discussion too...along with some great pics.
     
  4. erich orser

    erich orser Architeuthis Supporter Registered

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    I love this footage.
     
  5. Fujisawas Sake

    Fujisawas Sake Larger Pacific Striped Octopus Supporter Registered

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    Bada$$ -

    Here comes the swampus... I, for one, welcome our new mollusc overlords...

    :bluering: + :feet: + :shock: = :sink:

    John
     
  6. Cephkid

    Cephkid Sepia elegans Supporter

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    :mrgreen:
     
  7. mucktopus

    mucktopus Haliphron Atlanticus Staff Member Moderator

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    is the squibbon far behind?
     
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    Thales Colossal Squid Staff Member Moderator

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    Something new! Something new! :mrgreen:
     
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    mucktopus Haliphron Atlanticus Staff Member Moderator

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    Yes- the trip back down to have another look brought up more questions about octopus locomotion than it answered (as if we ever really answer them). They walk in yet another way, surprising us once again. I'll post the video once the dissertation craziness settles down!
     

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