Octopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797

Common octopus

Octopus vulgaris

Morgat, France, 7 meters, 2020, WBN

Octopus vulgaris

Morgat, France, 4 mèters, 2019, WBN

Octopus vulgaris

Glénan Archipelago, France, 15 meters, 2005, WBN

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Données de distribution : Octopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2022-05-23.


Source : World Register of Marine Species

Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Mollusca (Phylum)
Cephalopoda (Class)
Coleoidea (Subclass)
Octopodiformes (Superorder)
Octopoda (Order)
Incirrata (Suborder)
Octopodoidea (Superfamily)
Octopodidae (Family)
Octopus (Genus)
Octopus vulgaris (Species)


Text : © 2005 - 2022.

Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with his kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

How to cite this page

In writing, September 2005, Description of Octopus vulgaris, [On line], consulted on 2022 May 23.


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