octopus

Octopus rescued off La Jolla offers never-before-seen insight into reproductive cycle

Although common on the West Coast, little is known about the breeding cycle of the North Pacific bigeye octopus in deep water – until now. After accidentally saving a female bigeye tuna last year, researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego in La Jolla had the opportunity to make some never-before-seen …

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The rescued octopus gives birth and dies. Graduate student helps raise surprise eggs

Although common on the West Coast, little is known about the breeding cycle of the North Pacific bigeye octopus in deep water – until now. After accidentally saving a female bigeye tuna last year, researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego in La Jolla had the opportunity to make some never-before-seen …

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