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    • Octopus cyanea
    • Octopus cyaneus
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Recent observations

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P7221381

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

July 22, 2013 08:23 AM HST

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P3233813

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

March 23, 2014 10:07 AM HST

Place

Kewalo, HI (Google, OSM)

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Square

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 25, 2014 06:10 PM EST

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Square

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

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maractwin

Date

February 25, 2014 02:33 PM EST

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Square

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

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maractwin

Date

February 22, 2014 05:54 PM EST

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Square

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

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maractwin

Date

February 22, 2014 07:27 AM EST

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

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davidr

Date

January 19, 2014 09:54 AM HST

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

davidr

Date

January 1, 2014 10:10 AM HST

Place

Kewalo, HI (Google, OSM)

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Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

October 11, 2010 11:09 AM EDT

Place

Fiji (Google, OSM)

Description

These are all shots of the same individual, as it first tried to hide from me, then gave up and swam away.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Day Octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

October 5, 2010 11:00 AM EDT

Place

Bua, Fiji (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

day octopus Octopus cyanea

Observer

maractwin

Date

October 3, 2010 02:53 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 24, 2008 08:39 AM EDT
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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.