The mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus) is an Indo-Pacific species of
octopus capable of impersonating other local species and/or predators. They are
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Find out what's known about Mimic Octopuses, Thaumoctopus mimicus,
Cephalopoda, Octopoda, Octopodidae, including their world range and habitats,
One creature that is high on many experienced divers wish list is the incredible
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Jan 5, 2012 ... The mimic octopus can take on the forms of a lionfish, a jellyfish, a shrimp, a crab,
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This amazing animal is a frequent subject of nature shows and underwater
photographers for its remarkable ability to mimic other aquatic creatures in order
Oct 28, 2013 ... The mimic octopus can alter its appearance and behavior to imitate a number of
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Mar 21, 2013 ... Of all the amazing octopus species out there, the mimic octopus, Thaumoctopus
mimicus, is perhaps the most bewildering. While most known ...
Jan 5, 2012 ... A jawfish (indicated by the red arrow) hides among the arms of a mimic octopus.
Courtesy of Godehard Kopp. Mimic octopuses (Thaumoctopus ...
The name for the Mimic Octopus comes from the fact that they often copy the
behaviors of other types of animals in the water.