This juvenile two-spot octopus in our Tentacles Egg Lab is well on its way to mastering classic octopus elegance. Keep it up, tiny octo!
Thank you to staffer Kat McHenry for the photo!
Spotted today at Comic-Con, the amazing polymer clay tentacle necklaces of Killer Tentacle Octopus, whose Etsy shop is temporarily shut. What a piece!
… above Hopkins Marine Station. Glorious photo from this morning’s rain storm by staffer Kat McHenry.
New nautilus? We’ve spotted a single egg in our chambered nautilus exhibit! Stuck on a rocky wall, the egg’s membrane layers form a protective covering. If viable, it’ll take eight to 14 months for tiny tentacles to emerge! Le...
Spot on! Meet the two-spot octopus (Octopus bimaculoides), now in Tentacles. This medium-sized octopus (mantel length is 7 inches, arms 23 inches) is named for its main identifying features, the two bright blue eyespots on either si...