Caption: Wonderpus octopus (Wonderpus photogenicus) hunting at night. It hunts crustaceans and other animals by netting , a process in which it covers their hiding place with the webbing between its arms, preventing escape, before shrinking the net and biting the prey. Filmed in the Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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Keywords: arm, arms, cephalopod, floor, hunt, hunting, indonesia, invertebrate, lembeh strait, marine, mollusc, net, netting, night, nocturnal, ocean, octopus, pattern, patterned, predator, predatory, sea, seabed, south-east asia, southeast asia, striped, sulawesi, tentacle, tentacles, tropical, underwater, wildlife, wonderpus photogenicus

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Wonderpus octopus hunting

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