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Red Sea anemonefish (Amphiprion bicinctus) rubbing non-stinging side of tentacle of Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) over her freshly laid eggs. This covers them in anemone mucous and pr... - Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Red Sea anemonefish (Amphiprion bicinctus) rubbing non-stinging side of tentacle of Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) over her freshly laid eggs. This covers them in anemone mucous and pr...
A Southern sand octopus (Octopus kaurna) digs into the sediment with its long arms at night. While many octopus dig holes, this is the only known species that forms a mucous-lined burrow complete with... - Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / A Southern sand octopus (Octopus kaurna) digs into the sediment with its long arms at night. While many octopus dig holes, this is the only known species that forms a mucous-lined burrow complete with...
Vermetid worm / Worm snail (Dendropoma maxima). Vermetid gastropods are unusual snails in that they secrete the calcareous tube in which they live. This one has a operculum. They feed by trapping part... - Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Vermetid worm / Worm snail (Dendropoma maxima). Vermetid gastropods are unusual snails in that they secrete the calcareous tube in which they live. This one has a operculum. They feed by trapping part...
Green snail (Rhinocochlis nasuta) moving along a leaf, Gunung Palung National Park, Borneo, West Kalimantan, Indonesia - Tim Laman
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Tim Laman / Green snail (Rhinocochlis nasuta) moving along a leaf, Gunung Palung National Park, Borneo, West Kalimantan, Indonesia
Jo Browne removes with a pipet, mucous emitted by stressed Upside-down jellyfish specimens, part of the Coral Reef census, Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia, April 2008 - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Jo Browne removes with a pipet, mucous emitted by stressed Upside-down jellyfish specimens, part of the Coral Reef census, Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia, April 2008
Hand covered in slime mucous secreted from Pacific Hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) captive, aquarium, California, USA. - Brandon Cole
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Brandon Cole / Hand covered in slime mucous secreted from Pacific Hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) captive, aquarium, California, USA.
Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) exudes mucous "slime", captive, aquarium, California, USA. - Brandon Cole
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Brandon Cole / Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) exudes mucous "slime", captive, aquarium, California, USA.
Bleeker's parrotfish male asleep in mucous cocoon at night {Scarus bleekeri} Malaysia - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Bleeker's parrotfish male asleep in mucous cocoon at night {Scarus bleekeri} Malaysia
Princess parrotfish sleeping in mucous bubble {Scarus taeniopterus} Virgin Is, - Solvin Zankl
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Solvin Zankl / Princess parrotfish sleeping in mucous bubble {Scarus taeniopterus} Virgin Is,
Violet / bubble raft snail hangs upsidedown from sea surface suspended by raft of mucous coated bubbles secreted by foot {Janthina janthina} Cape, South Africa. - Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Violet / bubble raft snail hangs upsidedown from sea surface suspended by raft of mucous coated bubbles secreted by foot {Janthina janthina} Cape, South Africa.
Steephead parrotfish sleeping in mucous 'bag' {Scarus gibbus} Red Sea, Egypt - Constantinos Petrinos
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Constantinos Petrinos / Steephead parrotfish sleeping in mucous 'bag' {Scarus gibbus} Red Sea, Egypt
Moulting Southern elephant seal {Mirounga leonina} with runny nose, Dream Island, Antarctic Penninsula. - Peter Bassett
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Peter Bassett / Moulting Southern elephant seal {Mirounga leonina} with runny nose, Dream Island, Antarctic Penninsula.
Parrotfish sleeping in mucous bubble at night (Scarus festivus) Indonesia. The bubble prevents predators from smelling the fish while it sleeps. - David Hall
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David Hall / Parrotfish sleeping in mucous bubble at night (Scarus festivus) Indonesia. The bubble prevents predators from smelling the fish while it sleeps.
Parrotfish (Scarus sp) sleeps in protective mucous cocoon at night, Great Barrier Reef, Australia - Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Parrotfish (Scarus sp) sleeps in protective mucous cocoon at night, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Parrotfish (Scarus sp) sleeping, close-up of mouth parrotfish create a protective cocoon around their body by secreting mucous from their mouth, Solomon Islands - Birgitte Wilms
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Birgitte Wilms / Parrotfish (Scarus sp) sleeping, close-up of mouth parrotfish create a protective cocoon around their body by secreting mucous from their mouth, Solomon Islands
Golden Poison Dart Frog (Phyllobates terribilis) close-up of skin pores which poison and mucous are secreted, the secreted batrachotoxins cause irreversible muscle contractions which lead to death, Co... - Mark Moffett
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Mark Moffett / Golden Poison Dart Frog (Phyllobates terribilis) close-up of skin pores which poison and mucous are secreted, the secreted batrachotoxins cause irreversible muscle contractions which lead to death, Co...
Bower's Parrotfish {Chlorurus / Scarus bowersi}  sleeping in mucous bubble, Amami Islands, Japan - Nature Production
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Nature Production / Bower's Parrotfish {Chlorurus / Scarus bowersi} sleeping in mucous bubble, Amami Islands, Japan