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Bashful Flamingo
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heron in pond
Mating Blue Honeycomb Cowfish
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Mating Blue Honeycomb Cowfish

A pair of Blue Honeycomb Cowfish swim together in a vertical spiral as a key component of their ritual mating dance.

TAGS: Mating

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Sterling, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Michael Shackelford.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 11, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 44mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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