Octopus

Known as: Octopuses, Octopoda, Octopuse 
An eight-armed cephalopod mollusk belonging to the order Octopoda. It includes the octopus as food.
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Coleoid cephalopods (octopus, squid and cuttlefish) are active, resourceful predators with a rich behavioural repertoire. They… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Soft robotics is a challenging and promising branch of robotics. It can drive significant improvements across various fields of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Previous molecular analysis of the Octopus Spring cyanobacterial mat revealed numerous genetically distinct 16S rRNA sequences… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
1. Octopuses can be trained to discriminate between white and black discs given at successive trials when the food rewards and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The anatomical and biophysical specializations of octopus cells allow them to detect the coincident firing of groups of auditory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The extreme flexibility of the octopus arm allows it to perform many different movements, yet octopuses reach toward a target in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) of PCR-amplified 16S rRNA gene segments was used to profile microbial populations… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Acoustic information in auditory nerve discharges is integrated in the cochlear nuclei, and ascends through several parallel… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The phylogenetic diversity of a well-known pink filament community associated with the 84 to 88 degrees C outflow from Octopus… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Untrained Octopus vulgaris (observers) were allowed to watch conditioned Octopus(demonstrators) perform the task of selecting one… (More)
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