RHODES – Rhodes Aquarium – Octopus vulgaris HCMR/HSR

Today, the Hydro biological Station of Rhodes operates as a Museum and Aquarium and is also used a a research centre. The Aquarium belongs to the National Centre of Marine Research. The aim of the Hydro biological Station of Rhodes is the preservation and display of embalmed and living creatures of the Mediterranean sea. In the aquarium the visitors can admire specimens of entozoan, molluscs (gastropods and cephalopods), species of the crab family, echinoderms, many fish families, as well as sea turtles. In the Museum are also displayed exhibits such as various kinds of sharks and other fish, sea turtles, toothed whales, (Odontoceti) and Mediterranean monk seals.

Release Dates

2013, 2018


  • Coin Alloy Name: brass
  • Coin Alloy Color: gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: RHODES
  • Country: Greece
  • Available: yes
  • Location: RHODES, Greece