Octopus longimanus Férussac, 1839 in Férussac & d'Orbigny, 1834–1848
Octopus macropodus SanGiovanni, 1829
Octopus verrilli palliata Robson, 1929
Tremoctopus scalenus Hoyle, 1904
Octopus macropus, also known as the Atlantic white-spotted octopus, white-spotted octopus,grass octopus or grass scuttle, is an octopus species native to at least the Mediterranean Sea. A similar octopus from the Caribbean Sea has sometimes been identified as O. macropus, although the relationship between the two taxa remains unresolved.
Octopus macropus grows to 20 cm in mantle length with a total length of 150 cm