Two different species of GPO

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Two different species of GPO

Post by Gdog » Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:26 am

Interesting article. Proof of at least two different types of Octopus covered by the Giant Pacific Octopus name..

http://www.techtimes.com/articles/21774 ... il-now.htm

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Re: Two different species of GPO

Post by Tangfish » Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:47 am

Wow! So I wonder if we have both types around these parts?

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Re: Two different species of GPO

Post by ljjames » Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:57 pm

My understanding is yes.
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Re: Two different species of GPO

Post by Greg Jensen » Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:44 pm

So far only known from southeastern Alaska to the Bering Sea- though I don't know if anyone has looked for them here yet. Everyone should look through their octo pics and see if they have any.

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Re: Two different species of GPO

Post by Waynne Fowler » Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:14 am

Well... that's a very interesting tidbit Gdog. I would have remained ignorant, thank you for posting.
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