Octopus, Richard Mather

Octopus

  Paralyzed by a glob of toxic spittle, a lobster or a crab makes a fine meal once its crustacean shell is penetrated by the octopus’s hard beak and its salty flesh imbibed. If disturbed by a predatory stingray or shark, the octopus vanishes in a puff of ink or contorts its boneless molluscular […]