Author: Roland C. Anderson
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604695005
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In this beautifully photographed book, three leading marine biologists bring readers face to face with these amazingly complex animals that have fascinated scientists for decades.


Author: Katherine Harmon Courage
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698137671
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RolandAnderson,andJames Wood, Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate
(Timber Press, 2010), 73. In cold temperatures: Sandra Garrett and Joshua
Rosenthal, “RNA Editing Underlies Temperature Adaptation in K+ Channels from
Polar Octopuses,” Science, 2012. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/335/6070/

Invertebrate Learning And Memory

Author: Piero Amodio
Publisher: Elsevier Inc. Chapters
ISBN: 0128071710
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Cousteau JY, Diolé P. Octopus and Squid: The Soft Intelligence. In: Bernard JF,
ed. and Trans. Garden City, NY: Doubleday; 1973. 2. Lane FW. Kingdom of the
Octopus: The Life History of the Cephalopoda New York: Sheridan House; 1960.
3. Mather JA, Anderson RC, Wood JB. Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent
Invertebrate Portland, OR: Timber Press; 2010. 4. Finn JK, Tregenza T, Norman
MD. Defensive tool use in a coconutcarrying octopus. Curr Biol. 2009;19:R1069–
R1070. 5.

The Soul Of An Octopus

Author: Sy Montgomery
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501161148
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Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2010.
Mather, J. A. “Cephalopod Displays: From Concealment to Communication.” In
Evolution of Communication Systems, eds. D. Kimbrough Oller and Ulrike Griebel
, 193–213. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2004. Morell, Virginia. Animal Wise: The
Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures. New York: Crown, 2013.
Moynihan, Martin. Communication and Noncommunication by Cephalopods.
Bloomington ...

Invertebrate Learning And Memory

Author: Randolf Menzel
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 012398260X
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Kingdom of the Octopus: The Life History of the Cephalopoda. New York:
Sheridan House; 1960. 3. Mather JA, Anderson RC, Wood JB. Octopus: The
Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate. Portland, OR: Timber Press; 2010. 4. Finn JK,
Tregenza T, Norman MD. Defensive tool use in a coconut-carrying octopus. Curr
Biol. 2009;19:R1069ÀR1070. 5. Huffard CL, Boneka F, Full RJ. Underwater
bipedal locomotion by octopuses in disguise. Science. 2005;307:1927. 6.
Kelman EJ, Baddeley RJ, ...

The Rights Of Nature

Author: David R. Boyd
Publisher: ECW Press
ISBN: 1770909664
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An octopus at the University of Otago in New Zealand figured out that she could
turn off a light outside her tank by shooting jets of water at it. Replacing the light
became so expensive that the university returned the octopus to the ocean.
Jennifer Mather, a psychologist at the University of Lethbridge and author of
Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate, believes that these animals have
personalities, and that they can be shy or bold, active or passive, emotional or

Headless Males Make Great Lovers

Author: Marty Crump
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226122083
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The approximately one hundred species range in size, from a tiny octopus in the
Indian Ocean measuring one inch from arm tip to arm tip and weighing less than
an ounce, to the giant octopus of the Pacific Ocean, which can grow to more than
twenty feet ... This high level of coordination needed to manage eight
independent arms requires a highly developed brain, making the octopus the
most intelligent invertebrate known— at least as smart as the average house cat.
Octopuses are ...


Author: Colleen Kessler
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
ISBN: 1629681784
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Invertebrates. Octopuses are cephalopods. A Three Hearts Octopus blood carries
oxygen throughout their bodies, like. What Are Cephalopods? Cephalopods
include squid, cuttlefish, nautiluses, and octopuses. They are found in oceans.
Cephalopods live close to shore and also in very deep areas of the ocean. Most
cephalopods hide when in danger. Some do this by squirting a cloud of ink and
moving quickly away. Cephalopods are among the most intelligent invertebrates.


Author: Frank Ryan
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1851688625
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... the flashback cuttle fish, the oceanic squid, and the fastest and most intelligent
invertebrate animal on the planet, the octopus. Among the cephalopods, the
family of octopods takes its name from the fact that its member species possess
eight arms, commonly misinterpreted as tentacles. The most familiar of these are
the hundred or so members of the Octopus genus, which inhabit the ocean floor.
In these animals we find that the typical mollusc shell is either lost or internally

Exploring The World Of Aquatic Life

Author: John Dawes
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1604132558
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Octopus eyes are similar in design to our own. Octopuses also have big brains.In
fact,they are probably the most intelligent invertebrates.In captivity they quickly
learn new tricks,such as unscrewing the lid of a jar to get at food inside! They are
not sociable animals,though—most prefer to live on their own. Unlike squids,the
majority of which are streamlined for swimming fast through the ocean,octopuses
are adapted for a life on the sea floor.Their bodies tend to be shapeless and ...