This deep sea octopus is being studied at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. It is part of the genus Opisthoteuthis but the specific name is up to Stephanie Bush, the scientist working on describing this particular species.
If you plan on taking it away from him you'd better be ready with tummy rubs.
These rare cubs were point at the Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma, WA. Now they are old enough to finally be seen by the public.