Octopodidae

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Octopodidae
Hapalochlaena lunulata2.JPG
Greater blue-ringed octopus
(Hapalochlaena lunulata)
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Benthoctopus sp.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Order: Octopoda
Suborder: Incirrina
Family: Octopodidae
Orbigny, 1839
Subfamilies

Bathypolypodinae
Eledoninae
Graneledoninae
Megaleledoninae
Octopodinae

Octopodidae is the family containing the majority of known octopus species.

Genera[edit]

The World Register of Marine Species lists the following genera:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bouchet, Philippe (2014). "Octopodidae d'Orbigny, 1839". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 2014-05-21. 

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