[Coral-List] Octopus punches fishes

Eduardo Sampaio edusilvasampaio at gmail.com
Sun Dec 20 21:13:32 UTC 2020

Hi Michael,

Thanks for the feedback, glad you enjoyed it!
Although biased because I work with them, I have to agree that they are one
of the most engaging creatures to dive with.
First time I saw one punch a fish, I almost chocked on my reg while

Best wishes, and happy holidays,

On Sun, 20 Dec 2020 at 19:12, Michael Newkirk <michaeljnewkirk at gmail.com>

> Hi Eduardo,
> Fascinating videos! I've had my own experiences watching octopuses hunt
> and engage in other activity, and they're my most memorable experiences in
> the water. Thank you for sharing! Stay safe.
> Warm regards,
> Michael Newkirk.
> Chief Editor
> Words rU
> On Sun, Dec 20, 2020 at 3:16 AM Eduardo Sampaio via Coral-List <
> coral-list at coral.aoml.noaa.gov> wrote:
>> I'm sorry if this is a bit off-topic, but I wanted to share with you our
>> latest paper showing that octopuses punch fishes during collaborative
>> hunting in coral reefs. This is the first of our ongoing project on these
>> multi-species groups, and both pdf and relevant materials can be found
>> freely available here:
>>  https://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ecy.3266
>> The videos are the heart of the paper, so I highly recommend checking them
>> out on the Supplemental Information menu.
>> All the best,
>> Eduardo
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