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J2-367: Walking Octopus at 5000m
File Name
Data Type video excerpt
Computer Program iMovie 2008
File Size 4.20 MB - 1 file
Expert Level Middle School (Grade 6-8)
Contributor FeMO Database Team
Source No source
Macro fauna is not abundant on Loihi Seamount. However, this video shows an active octopus walking on the south rift, close to 5000 m water depth. Its white color is in perfect contrast with the dark basalt subsurface.
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