Giant Pacific octopus (Enteroctopus dofleini)
Author Charles Frederick Holder (1851–1915) ￼ ￼ ￼
English: Charles Frederick Holder (1892) Along the Florida Reef, New York City, NY: D. Appleton and Company, p. 130
The Giant Pacific octopus or North Pacific giant octopus (Enteroctopus dofleini) is a large marine cephalopod belonging to the genus Enteroctopus. Its spatial distribution includes the coastal North Pacific, along California, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, Alaska, Russia, northern Japan, and Korea.