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Blanket Octopus Spotted in Key Largo. Copyright 2011 by Post-Newsweek Stations

The Blanket Octopus (Tremoctopus violaceus)displays the most extreme degree of sexual dimorphism in a non-microscopic animal. The mature males are tiny compared to the females, just a few centimeters long. The weight of mature males is at least 1:10,000 of mature females.  Learn more

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