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Common Reef Octopus ?

We are still not sure this is a common reef octopus juvenile.

But the resident experts Sheryl and Mariano at Aqua Safari
in Cozumel seem to believe it is a VERY small Reef Octopus.

The camouflage "plant like growth" on the head is the puzzling part.
Several Octopi in Indonesia have a similar growth and look.

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