Lemon shark juvenile (Negaprion brevirostris) trying to feed on the leaves of a red
Lemon shark juvenile (Negaprion brevirostris) trying to feed on the leaves of a red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle). As pups, the sharks have to learn to hunt for themselves and sometimes make mistakes. Plant matter is indigestible and the sharks soon spit it out. Eleuthera, Bahamas
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RF - A threespot damselfish (Stegastes planifrons) aggressively defending its algae
RF - A threespot damselfish (Stegastes planifrons) aggressively defending its algae garden on a coral reef. East End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, British West Indies. Caribbean Sea.
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RF - Silhouette of a large Pelagic silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis
RF - Silhouette of a large Pelagic silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) beneath a sunburst. Jardines de la Reina, Gardens of the Queen National Park, Cuba. Caribbean Sea.
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