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Stunningly Ethereal Glass Octopus Is a Ghostly Vision in The Deep Pacific

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This almost never observed glass octopus bared all not long ago – even a watch of its innards – when an underwater robot filmed it gracefully soaring by means of the deep waters of the Central Pacific Ocean. 

 

Maritime biologists spotted the elusive glass octopus (Vitreledonella richardi) throughout a 34-working day expedition off the distant Phoenix Islands, an archipelago positioned far more than 3,200 miles (5,100 kilometers) northeast of Sydney, Australia.



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