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Spotted Cleaner Shrimp (Urocaridella antonbruunii) keeping an eye of tasseled scorpion fish (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala), Twilight Zone at a depth of 92 metres, Mayotte

© Gabriel Barathieu / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5806x3871 pixels (19.4"x12.9" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2020-03-14

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Loin des regards indiscrets, au coeur de la Twilight Zone à 92 mètres de profondeur, une crevette nettoyeuse (Urocaridella antonbruunii) garde un oeil……..de poisson-scorpion à houppe (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala) dont le camouflage n’est autre qu’une oeuvre d’art que seul la Nature est capable de créer.


Wild animal / Fish (animal) / Osteichthyes / Actinopterygii / Scorpionfish / Scorpionfish (Scorpaenopsis sp) / Tassled scorpionfish (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala)

Wild animal / Crustacean / Decapod / Shrimp / Cleaner shrimp / Cleaner Shrimp (Urocaridella sp) / Spotted Cleaner Shrimp (Urocaridella antonbruunii)

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Colour / Colorful

March (month)

Species / Species particularity / Fishes particularity / Saltwater fish / Coral reef fish

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea

Enumeration / Alone

Shot / Macrophotography

Shot / Overview

Species / Species particularity / Risky species / Venemous species

Species / Relation between species / Symbiosis

Species / Relation between species / Commensalism

Species / Relation between species / Camouflage


Organism / Anatomy / Organ / Physiological system / Sensory system / Eye

Individual / Nobody

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Pisces / Osteichthya / Actinopterygii / Teleostei / Scorpaeniformes / Scorpaenidae / Scorpaenopsis

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Crustacea / Branchiata / Malacostraca / Eumalocostraca / Decapoda / Palaemonidae / Urocaridella

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