Scientist may name cute pink octopus 'adorabilis'
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Some say she looks like a ghost from the PacMan video game, but she's anything but spooky. In fact, the fist-sized pink octopus is so cute scientists may call her Opisthoteuthis adorabilis. Researchers in California are looking for an appropriate Latin species designation for the mysterious cephalopod and, while little is yet known about it, few would deny that the specimens found so far are adorable.
Scientists may name cute pink octopus 'adorabilis'. (2015, June 19). Philippine Daily Inquirer, p. A25.
- Philippine Daily Inquirer