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Temporary pool teeming with Fairy Shrimp (Chirocephalus diaphanus), Rabioux Valley, Ecrins National Park, Hautes Alpes, France

© Jean-Philippe Delobelle / Biosphoto

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Image size: 8256x5504 pixels (27.5"x18.3" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2019-08-04

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Chirocephalus is a genus of branchiopod crustaceans whose species thrive in temporary pools


Wild animal / Crustacean

Wild animal / Crustacean / Branchiopod / Fairy Shrimp (Chirocephalus diaphanus)

Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Summer

World mountain and summit / Alps (Range) / Ecrins (Massif) / Ecrins National Park

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Crustacea / Branchiata / Branchiopoda / Sarsostraca / Anostraca / Chirocephalidae / Chirocephalus

Individual / Nobody

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Freshwater species


World mountain and summit / Alps (Range) / Ecrins (Massif)

Area / Freshwater wetland area / Artificial wetland area / Puddle

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Area / Mountain / Lawn and alpine meadow / Mountain pasture

Europe / European Union / France / Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur / Hautes-Alpes 05

World mountain and summit / Alps (Range)

Shot / Overview

Shot / High angle view

Motion / Locomotion / Swim

Enumeration / Group / Multitude

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / National park

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