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Common octopus (Octopus vulgaris) against whitetip reef shark (Triaenodon obesus). An octopus confronting a small coral shark. in the reef, Andaman Sea, Thailand

© Gabriel Barathieu / Biosphoto

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Image size: 6168x4112 pixels (20.6"x13.7" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2020-02-17

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Species / Species particularity / Fishes particularity / Saltwater fish

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Scuba diving

Individual / Nobody

World sea and ocean / Indian Ocean / Andaman Sea

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species


Seek / Food search

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Low Risk (IUCN) LR / Near Threatened species (IUCN) NT


Shot / One-on-one

Enumeration / Pair

Environment / Biodiversity

Animal / Wild animal / Mollusk / Cephalopod / Coleoid (Coleoidea sp) / Octopus / Octopus (Octopus sp) / Common octopus (Octopus vulgaris)

Area / Marine area / Sea bottom

Animal / Wild animal / Fish (animal) / Chondrichthyes / Elasmobranchii / Shark / Whitetip reef shark (Triaenodon obesus)

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea


Shot / Underwater shot

Shot / Overview

Species / Relation between species / Competition (rivalry inter-specific)

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (zoology) / Tentacle

Individual / Person

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Diver

Leisure / Sport / Diving

Enumeration / Several species

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Inarticulata / Mollusca / Conchifera / Cephalopoda / Coleoidea / Neocoleoidea / Octopodiformes / Octopoda / Octopodidae / Octopus

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Pisces / Chondrichthyes / Elasmobranchii / Euselachii / Carcharhiniformes / Carcharhinidae / Triaenodon

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