How Many Suction Cups Does an Octopus Have?


An octopus has 240 suction cups (roughly) on each tentacle. An octopus also has 8 'arms' when it is fully grown. This means they have about 1,920 suction cups total.
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Common Octopus
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Mollusca Class: Cephalopoda Order: Octopoda Family: Octopodidae Genus: Octopus Species: Octopus vulgaris
The Common Octopus reaches 24 – 36 inches in length. The arms are lined with suckers. The skin is smooth and has special pigment cells that make it possible for the octopus to blend in with the surroundings.
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The body parts of an octopus include beak, eye, arms, and suction cups. They have eight arms that have suction cups. Octopus also has no bones and they have three ...
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