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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Senescent female O. defilippi still holding her eggs in her arms a week after laying them. Note how smooth and free of any detail the skin of the mantle is. Compare this to earlier images of this animal.

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