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Octopus is a mollusca that usually lives in tropical and temperate waters worldwide. It has a smooth skin type. The diet is omnivore. These molluscas usually live 2-15 years. The top speed it is able to reach is 43km/h (27mph). The average weight of the octopus is 5-75kg (11-165lbs). Octopus which methodical name is octopus vulgaris usually has a size 0.3-4m (1-13ft).

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Facts about octopuss
NameOctopus
TypeMollusca
FamilyOctopodidae
Average Litter Size80
PhylumMollusca
Life Span2-15 years
ClassCephalopoda
Skin TypeSmooth
Conservation StatusLeast concern
HabitatTropical and temperate waters worldwide
Weight5-75kg (11-165lbs)
LifestyleSolitary
KingdomAnimalia
ColourTan, brown, red, orange, blue, purple
Top Speed43km/h (27mph)
OrderOctopoda
Size0.3-4m (1-13ft)
Scientific NameOctopus vulgaris
PredatorsEels, sharks, dolphins
DietOmnivore
Main PreyCrabs, fish, scallops
Image Details
Description Picture of octupus. Description Octopus Vulgaris.jpg
Width 4000 pixels
Heigh 2700 pixels
File type JPG
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