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a Hyperiid amphipod, Phronima, that attacks salps, hollows out the inside where it will eventually raise its young. unidentified deep water Tripodfish larva, Ipnopidae family, photographed during a Blackwater drift dive in open ocean at 20-40 feet with bottom at 500 plus feet below. Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.A. Atlantic Ocean

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Image size: 2349x3402 pixels (7.8"x11.3" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2017-04-01

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Wild animal / Fish (animal) / Osteichthyes / Actinopterygii / Tripodfish (Ipnopidae sp) / Deepsea tripod fish (Bathypterois sp)

Wild animal / Tunicate / Salp / Thalia / Salp (Salpa sp)

Wild animal / Crustacean / Amphipod / Deep sea Amphipod (Phronima sp)

World sea and ocean / Atlantic Ocean / North Atlantic Ocean

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Pisces / Osteichthya / Actinopterygii / Teleostei / Aulopiformes / Ipnopidae

Individual / Nobody

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Pelagos

Species / Relation between species / Parasitism / Parasite / Parasitoid

Shot / Black background

Species / Species particularity / Fishes particularity / Saltwater fish / Abyssal fish

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species


Area / Marine area / Sea / Temperate sea

Atmosphere (Ambiance) / Night

Shot / Underwater shot

Shot / Overview

Shot / Indoor

Individual / Stage of development / Larva

Enumeration / Alone

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Crustacea / Branchiata / Malacostraca / Eumalocostraca / Peracarida / Amphipoda / Hyperiidea / Phronimidae / Phronima

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Urochordata / Thaliacea / Salpida / Salpidae / Salpa

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