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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Adult female O. defilippi taking up residence in a ceramic flower pot just a day or two prior to the start of egg-laying. Note the bilateral body pattern on the mantle and head: all dark on the animals' right side and light on the left side. To a lesser extent the arms are also involved.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Female; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Caribbean sea, u.s. virgin is.

Creator: 
John Forsythe
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith