Abdopus aculeatus is a small octopus species in the order Octopoda. A.
aculeatus has the common name of algae octopus due to its typical resting
Find out what's known about Algae Octopuses, Abdopus aculeatus,
Cephalopoda, Octopoda, Octopodidae, including their world range and habitats,
Feb 15, 2007 ... From: Underwater Bipedal Locomotion by Octopuses in Disguise by Christine L.
Huffard, Farnis Boneka, Robert J. Full Octopus aculeatus ...
Jul 17, 2008 ... an amazing video of a camouflaging octopus. this is a section of a TED talk by
David Gallo. the whole thing can be seen here ...
Although octopuses are invertebrates, and some species are certainly found on
..... algae in the aquarium, and these “clean-up” crews are often fairly expensive.
Mar 25, 2005 ... Fleshy projections on the skin of the walnut-sized "algae octopus" -- whose
scientific name is Octopus aculeatus -- allow it to camouflage itself ...
How do our beautiful day octopuses get to the Aquarium? ... skills, and can
transform its skin into long, lumpy ridges, mimicking nearby corals, rocks or algae
Mar 3, 2015 ... The algae octopus is one such cautious mater. "Males have a very long mating
arm," says Huffard. "They stretch this arm to twice its resting ...
Oct 9, 2011 ... David Gallo shows footage of amazing sea creatures on TED (http://www.ted.com
Mar 25, 2005 ... While pigs are not yet flying, coconuts are walking and clumps of algae are
tiptoeing — sort of. The coconuts and clumps of algae are really ...