Family Ocythoidae - football octopus

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Cephalopoda
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Fresh : No | Brackish : No | Marine : Yes
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The family Ocythoidae is monotypic, consisting of a single species, Ocythoe tuberculata (Ref. 96968). Medium-sized octopuses reaching 200 mm mantle length; epi to mesopelagic in oceanic waters (Ref. 346).
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Marine
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Ref.
[ e.g. 9948]                       
Glossary
                    [ e.g. cephalopods]


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