Common name of Octopus vulgaris
Common Name Common octopus
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official Trade Name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Turkey
Ref. Ulman, A., 2017
Life Stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core morphology
1st Modifier mod. for abundance
2nd Modifier
Remarks 'octopus' from Greek 'oktopous', literally 'eight-foot', from 'okto' i.e. 'eight' + 'pous' i.e. 'foot'. Also in Ref. 92239.
Entered by Ulman, Aylin
Modified by Bato-David, Elizabeth
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