- Metal engraving
- Annedouche, Christophe
- Portrait (taller)
- Biodiversity Heritage Library, the Internet Archive
- Mollusques vivants et fossiles
- Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d'
- Paris: Gide et Cie, Éditeurs, 1845
- Open Library:
- View record.
The blanket octopus (Tremoctopus violaceus) is a rarely observed species that lives in the open sea. Females are much larger and heavier than males.
Keywords: 1840s, 19th century, color, mollusk, Octopodidae, octopus, reference book, saltwater, tentacle