252mya: Pohlsepia Artwork by Franz Anthony / @…

252mya:

Pohlsepia

Artwork by Franz Anthony / @franzanth

The octopus-like Pohlsepia lived 140 million years earlier than the oldest confirmed octopus. If it turns out to be a real octopus, then the first octopus might have already existed when fishes started crawling on dry land in the Devonian Period.

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