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Shoal of three Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Shoal of three Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Portrait of a Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni) on a large Yellow elephant ear sponge (Ianthella basta). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Portrait of a Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni) on a large Yellow elephant ear sponge (Ianthella basta). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Orange painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) fishing. Here the frogfish is illuminated by a snooted strobe and the background sand lit with a red LED torch. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh S...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Orange painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) fishing. Here the frogfish is illuminated by a snooted strobe and the background sand lit with a red LED torch. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh S...
Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Thorny seahorse (Hippocampus histrix) gripping onto a sponge. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Thorny seahorse (Hippocampus histrix) gripping onto a sponge. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Pair of Western clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) spawning orange eggs on the rock beneath their Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) home on a coral reef. This photo shows the larger...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Pair of Western clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) spawning orange eggs on the rock beneath their Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) home on a coral reef. This photo shows the larger...
Two female Common seahorses (Hippocampus kuda) fighting over territory on the seabed. The brief fight was preceeded by a ritualised, synchronised parade. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Stra...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Two female Common seahorses (Hippocampus kuda) fighting over territory on the seabed. The brief fight was preceeded by a ritualised, synchronised parade. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Stra...
Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda) female wrapping her prehensile tail around piece of wood on the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda) female wrapping her prehensile tail around piece of wood on the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) shelters inside an old clam shell, with silver-sides in the water above. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) shelters inside an old clam shell, with silver-sides in the water above. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Whitemargin stargazer (Uranoscopus sulphureus) sets an ambush in the sand at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Whitemargin stargazer (Uranoscopus sulphureus) sets an ambush in the sand at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) emerging from its home in an old clam shell. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) emerging from its home in an old clam shell. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Reef lizardifsh (Synodus variegatus) at a cleaning station, being cleaned by Holthuis anemone shrimps (Ancylomenes holthuisi). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Reef lizardifsh (Synodus variegatus) at a cleaning station, being cleaned by Holthuis anemone shrimps (Ancylomenes holthuisi). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) sheltering in an old clam shell, with plankton swirling around it at night (captured as trails in the long exposure). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) sheltering in an old clam shell, with plankton swirling around it at night (captured as trails in the long exposure). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh...
Reticulate stargazer (Uranoscopus sp.) emerging from the sand. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex  Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Reticulate stargazer (Uranoscopus sp.) emerging from the sand. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator / Zenopontonia rex) hitchhiking on large t-bar nudibranch (Ceratosoma trilobatum) The shrimp gains food source and protection on the toxic seaslug. Bitung, North...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator / Zenopontonia rex) hitchhiking on large t-bar nudibranch (Ceratosoma trilobatum) The shrimp gains food source and protection on the toxic seaslug. Bitung, North...
Close up of tiny (10mm) Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti) living disguised in Muricella sp. sea fan. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex  Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Close up of tiny (10mm) Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti) living disguised in Muricella sp. sea fan. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) shelters in discarded coconut shell. Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard,Alex  Mustard
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Alex Mustard,Alex Mustard / Veined octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) shelters in discarded coconut shell. Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Molucca Sea.
Pygmy squid (Idiosepius sp.) swimming. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Pygmy squid (Idiosepius sp.) swimming. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Long exposure of a bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea..  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Long exposure of a bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea..
Grey bonnet snail (Phalium glaucum) female laying a large mass of orange eggs. This egg mass has been laid by several snails. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Grey bonnet snail (Phalium glaucum) female laying a large mass of orange eggs. This egg mass has been laid by several snails. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Moon snail (Gastropoda) egg mass. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Moon snail (Gastropoda) egg mass. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Pair of Emperor shrimp (Zenopontonia rex / Periclimenes imperator) female is the larger one, hitch a ride on a large nudibranch (Tambja luteolineata) and pick food from the seabed with their claws. Bi...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Pair of Emperor shrimp (Zenopontonia rex / Periclimenes imperator) female is the larger one, hitch a ride on a large nudibranch (Tambja luteolineata) and pick food from the seabed with their claws. Bi...
Starck's demoiselle (Chrysiptera starcki) swims above a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Starck's demoiselle (Chrysiptera starcki) swims above a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) with a captured rabbitfish (Siganus sp.) in its arms, at night. ;Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) with a captured rabbitfish (Siganus sp.) in its arms, at night. ;Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda) female gripping onto a piece of waterlogged wood with her prehensile tail. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda) female gripping onto a piece of waterlogged wood with her prehensile tail. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Western clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) poses with a large, dominant female behind. The clownfish in the foreground is probably a juvenile. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, M...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Western clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) poses with a large, dominant female behind. The clownfish in the foreground is probably a juvenile. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, M...
Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) hides amongst rope sponges on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) hides amongst rope sponges on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Portrait of a Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni) on a large Yellow elephant ear sponge (Ianthella basta) on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Portrait of a Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni) on a large Yellow elephant ear sponge (Ianthella basta) on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Variety of plankton (zooplankton) are attracted by the light of a diver's torch, at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Variety of plankton (zooplankton) are attracted by the light of a diver's torch, at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
RF - A portrait of a stargazer (Uranoscopus sulphureus) lying in ambush in the sand at night. North Sulawesi.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / RF - A portrait of a stargazer (Uranoscopus sulphureus) lying in ambush in the sand at night. North Sulawesi.
RF - Portrait of an Orange painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) on an orange sponge. North Sulawesi.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / RF - Portrait of an Orange painted frogfish (Antennarius pictus) on an orange sponge. North Sulawesi.
Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Giant frogfish (Antennarius commersoni). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Portrait of a Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Portrait of a Bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Portrait of a Blue ringed octopus (Hapalochlaena lunulata) on an algae covered rock. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Portrait of a Blue ringed octopus (Hapalochlaena lunulata) on an algae covered rock. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Urchin carry crab (Dorippe fascone), which usually carry a sea urchin on their back for protection, has picked up a discarded sanding disk. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Se...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Urchin carry crab (Dorippe fascone), which usually carry a sea urchin on their back for protection, has picked up a discarded sanding disk. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Se...
Portrait of a hidden Corallimorph shrimp (Pliopontonia furtiva) on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Portrait of a hidden Corallimorph shrimp (Pliopontonia furtiva) on a coral reef. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Plain spot octopus (Octopus exannulatus) on the seabed at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Plain spot octopus (Octopus exannulatus) on the seabed at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Clark's anemonefish (Amphiprion clarkii) tends to its clutch of eggs. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Clark's anemonefish (Amphiprion clarkii) tends to its clutch of eggs. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti,) hiding in a seafan (Muricella sp.). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.Cropped.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti,) hiding in a seafan (Muricella sp.). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.Cropped.
Mushroom coral (Fungia sp.) fluoresces a bright orange at depth. At this depth underwater there is no orange light left, pigments within the coral absorb blue light and emit it as orange light (the re...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Mushroom coral (Fungia sp.) fluoresces a bright orange at depth. At this depth underwater there is no orange light left, pigments within the coral absorb blue light and emit it as orange light (the re...
Mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus) swims over a sandy seabed in a shape considered by some to be a flounder impersonation. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus) swims over a sandy seabed in a shape considered by some to be a flounder impersonation. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Free swimming mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda). The dark patch beneath his snout is his brood pouch. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Common seahorse (Hippocampus kuda). The dark patch beneath his snout is his brood pouch. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Mototi octopus (Amphioctopus mototi) swims across the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Mototi octopus (Amphioctopus mototi) swims across the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Long exposure of a bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Long exposure of a bigfin reef squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) in open water at night. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
Blue ringed octopus (Hapalochlaena lunulata) moving across the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Blue ringed octopus (Hapalochlaena lunulata) moving across the seabed. Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Lembeh Strait, Molucca Sea.
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