Octopus cyanea

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Also known as Big blue octopus. Diet: crustaceans
Max. Size: 120 cm
Fun Fact: Opportunistic predator that predominantly uses tactile foraging methods. Reported to pounce and capture crabs. Another feeding strategy involves speculative hunting where an individual uses its interbrachial web to cover and explore with the tips of its arms the coral heads, rocks or clumps of algae. It is active by day with higher activity peaks at dusk and dawn.

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