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walrus vibrisses

Vibrisses are very sensitive. They are a very important sensorial organ for these mammals which have a poor sight. They are also used as « hands » to separate food on the sea bottom and push it towards the mouth.

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Belgentier, France
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© Jean-François Lagrot.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 28
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO640
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PHOTO LOCATION Enurmino village, Russia