Octopus of New Zealand

Click on the main body colour of the octopus you are trying to identify then go to that page for further information. This is for the first two listed as they cause the most confusion.

Edited by tangatawhenua and Wilma Blom, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

Photo Credits

  • 1. (c) Tony Strazzari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Strazzari
  • 2. (c) tangatawhenua, all rights reserved, uploaded by tangatawhenua
  • 3. (c) sarahmilicich, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by sarahmilicich
  • 4. (c) Lisa Bennett, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Lisa Bennett