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To examine the location where the octopod was seen in relation to the structure of the West Mariana Ridge [52], two vertical bathymetric sections were plotted (Figures 1(b), 1(c), and 1(d)) from the global bathymetry gridded SRTM 15 Plus dataset (http://topex.ucsd.edu/WWWhtml/srtm30_ plus.html) using the Generic Mapping Tools 4 (GMT) program (https://www.soest.hawaii.edu/gmt/).
She named the company Octopod after the the octopus and its ability to change its physical form.
Deep-sea octopods fall into two categories - cirrate with fins, or incirrate without fins, which look more like a shallow-water octopus.
The remotely operated underwater vehicle Deep Discoverer came across the octopod near Necker Island, or Mokumanamana, on the northwestern end of the Hawaiian Archipelago.
Washington, July 5 ( ANI ): Octopods can survive temperature habitats ranging from as low as -1.8C to more than 30C, due to their ability to keep supplying oxygen to their body tissues.
This 3rd Generation Circular External Fixator thus contains 8 combined mobile struts from which it derives its octopod name.
In these latest two books (there is also Octonauts and the Decorator Crab) Dashi sends an urgent SOS to the Octopod when the underwater cave she is exploring turns out to be the inside of a whale shark!
As part of the census project, scientists from the Smithsonian Institution have collected a very large specimen of a rare, primitive animal known as cirrate or finned octopod, commonly called " Dumbos" because they flap a pair of large ear- like fins to swim, akin to the cartoon flying elephant.
The Octonauts & the Only Lonely Monster is the debut picturebook story about the Octonauts, eight talented animals who seek undersea adventure, roaming the ocean from their "Octopod" base.
Observations on the behaviour of the cirrate octopod Opisthoteuthis grimaldii (Cephalopoda).