Close up of a cirrate octopod egg case (brown) and inner chorion (purple). The octopus embryo will develop within the chorion until it is ready to hatch.

Close up of a cirrate octopod egg case (brown) and inner chorion (purple). The octopus embryo will develop within the chorion until it is ready to hatch. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Discovering the Deep: Exploring Remote Pacific MPAs.

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