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Blue-Ringed Octopus

While relatively small, the blue-ringed octopus is particularly venomous for its size.

Recall Knowledge - Animal (Nature): DC 14

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Blue-Ringed OctopusCreature 0

NTinyAnimalAquatic
Source Bestiary 2 pg. 187 2.0
Perception +6; low-light vision
Skills Athletics +6, Stealth +7
Str +0, Dex +3, Con +1, Int -4, Wis +3, Cha +0
AC 16; Fort +3, Ref +9, Will +6
HP 15; Resistances cold 2
Speed swim 25 feet
Melee Single ActionSingle Action beak +7 [+2/-3] (finesse), Damage 1d6 piercing plus blue-ringed octopus venomMelee Single ActionSingle Action arms +6 [+1/-4], Effect GrabBlue-Ringed Octopus Venom (poison) Saving Throw DC 17 Fortitude; Maximum Duration 6 rounds; Stage 1 1d4 poison damage (1 round); Stage 2 1d6 poison damage (1 round); Stage 3 1d6 poison damage and paralyzed (1 round)Camouflage The blue-ringed octopus can change the color of its skin to Hide even if it doesn't have cover.Jet Two ActionsTwo Actions The blue-ringed octopus moves up to 60 feet in a straight line through the water without triggering reactions.Toxic Bite Single ActionSingle Action Requirements The blue-ringed octopus has a creature grabbed; Effect The blue-ringed octopus makes a beak Strike against the grabbed creature. If it hits, it injects additional poison, causing its venom to gain the virulent trait.

All Monsters in "Octopus"

NameLevel
Blue-Ringed Octopus0
Giant Octopus8
Reef Octopus1

Octopus

Source Bestiary 2 pg. 187 2.0
These cunning marine animals live in a variety of ocean habitats.

Sidebar - Related Creatures Octopus Species

The octopuses presented here are smaller versions of the much larger giant octopus, but other species exist as well. The brightly colored seafire octopus occupies a predatory niche somewhere between the reef octopus and giant octopus—its bite injects a venom that causes a painful rash and nausea. The immense grisly octopus is among the largest of its kind. It can swallow humans whole and can squirt particularly sticky crimson ink to incapacitate prey.