Octopus rubescens

Red Octopus

Where do they live? Shallow coastal Pacific Ocean

What do they eat? Mollusks, crabs, and barnacles

Conservation Status: Least concern

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A red octopus (Octopus rubescens) at Aquarium of the Pacific.

@Photo by Joel Sartore/National Geographic Photo Ark