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Sunday, 06 March 2016 - 14:32
Scientists welcome ‘Casper’, the new species of deep-sea octopus
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American scientists say that they have found a new species of octopus that looks like Casper the friendly ghost.

Researchers with the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration made the discovery by chance as they searched the seabed on an unrelated mission collecting geological samples, foreign media reports.

The octopus was discovered in the Pacific Ocean floor in Hawaiian Islands.

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