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Release of gametes from barrel sponges (Xestospongia testudinaria), Mayotte

© Gabriel Barathieu / Biosphoto

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Image size: 12903x8602 pixels (43"x28.7" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2021-10-03

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Area / Marine area / Sea bottom

World sea and ocean / Indian Ocean / Mozambique Channel

Species / Reproduction / Scattering / Gamete dispersion

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species



Animal / Wild animal / Invertebrate / Sponge / Siliceous sponge / Barrel Sponge (Xestospongia sp) / Barrel Sponge (Xestospongia testudinaria)

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Area / Marine area / Reef / Coral reef

Species / Reproduction / Sexual reproduction

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea

Africa / Comoro Islands / Mayotte

Species / Reproduction

Shot / Underwater shot

Shot / Overview

Enumeration / Alone

Individual / Nobody

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Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Parazoa / Gelatinosa / Porifera / Demospongiae / Haplosclerida / Haliclonidae / Xestospongia

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