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Dumbo octopus
Image ID: 29754
Common Name: Dumbo octopus
Scientific Name: Cirroteuthis muelleri
Location: Arctic Ocean
Description: Cirroteuthis is a large dumbo octopus that can grow to 1.5 metres long. This deep-sea cephalopod has been found just above the ocean floor in a wide range of depths, from 700 to 5000 metres.
Keywords: Mollusca, Cephalopoda, Octopoda, Cirrata, Cirroteuthis muelleri , deep-sea cirrate octopus, dumbo octopus, deep-sea, abyss, Arctic Ocean
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