Common Octopus Top Speed

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TOP SPEED

24.9 mph

40 kmh

The Common Octopus reaches 24–36 inches in length. The name Octopus came from the Greek okto (eight) and pous (foot). Cardiovascular system of octopus includes three hearts to pump blood and their blood unlike human blood is copper-based which makes it appear blue. Most octopus species only live between 1-2 years

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