WATCH: This rare, beautiful Dumbo octopus put on a show for a research crew

2018-10-31 20:54

Researchers filmed a 'Dumbo' octopus, or Grimpoteuthis, when aboard the Nautilus Live vessel off the coast of California.

The beautiful sea creature was spotted during the team's first dive of the expedition in the NOAA's Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

ALSO WATCH BELOW: A rare gulper eel was captured on film in the largest marine conservation area in the world in the Pacific Ocean.

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