Image of Southern blue-ringed octopus
Life » » Metazoa » » Mollusca » Octopuses and squids » » Octopodidae »

Southern Blue Ringed Octopus

Hapalochlaena maculosa (Hoyle 1883)

Sylke Rohrlach   cc-by-sa-2.0

Hapalochlaena maculosa (Southern blue-ringed octopus) is a species of Cephalopoda in the family Octopodidae. It is found in marine habitat. It is a predator.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 17 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Southern blue-ringed octopus