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Little Girl Stumbles Upon Rarely Seen Sea Creature
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Umbrella octopus, also known as Dumbo octopus. Grimpoteuthis is a genus of pelagic umbrella octopus that live in the deep sea. All species of Grimpoteuthis are bathyal creatures, living at extreme depths of 3,000 to 4,000 metres. They have been found worldwide in the waters of New Zealand, Australia, Monterrey Bay, Oregon, Philippines, Martha's Vineyard, Papua New Guinea and Azores. The largest Dumbo octopus ever recorded was 1.8 metres in length and weighed 5.9 kilograms.
4 Home Decor Pieces to Snag in May
What's better than a hanging succulent planter? A sea creature hanging succulent planter ($42-$58). We can't look at that giant squid without giggling!
Laughing Cthulhu Monster Raku fired ceramic mask
Sculpted with fingers only and Raku fired with crawling glaze for a random and one of a kind finish. This squid like monster came out of my love for tentacled sea creatures and Sci-fi lore. When moving the tentacles around in the soft clay i lifted one up high and suddenly it looked like a shy laughing octopus hiding his smile. I really love how the tentacle "pose" came out. The glaze came out of the fire with beautiful iridescence and shiny texture. It's always a wonderful surprise to clean…