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Close-up image of octopus arms showing suction cups
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Octopus Arms

The arms of the Pacific octopus are lined with rows of powerful suction cups. The octopus uses these suckers to capture and hold on to its prey, which includes crustaceans, mollusks, and the occasional unlucky fish. The octopus is one of the most intelligent creatures in the sea.

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