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PICTURES: Octopuses Carry Coconuts as Instant Hideaways

December 15, 2009 Leave a comment Go to comments

(National Geographic News) – Strange as the coconut shelter may be, what really caught the researchers attention was that veined octopuses carry the coconuts with them–tip-toeing with the shells suctioned to their undersides–before reassembling the halves for protection or deception.

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