Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • English
    • Big Blue Octopus
    • Day Octopus
    • Reef Octopus
  • Spanish
    • Pulpo azul
  • Scientific Names
    • Octopus cyanea
    • Octopus cyaneus

Guide Colors

     

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

January 26, 2016 08:18 AM PGT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

February 7, 2016 12:58 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

January 24, 2016 07:15 PM PGT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

January 17, 2016 12:35 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

dpom

Date

January 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

January 3, 2016 01:09 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Date

December 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Date

November 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Date

November 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

December 26, 2015 04:40 AM HST

Place

Ewa, HI (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

December 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

December 19, 2015 01:43 AM HST
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

Octopus cyanea, also known as the big blue octopus, day octopus and Cyane's octopus, is an octopus in the family Octopodidae. It occurs in both the Pacific and Indian Oceans, from Hawaii to the eastern coast of Africa.

No range data available.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software