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Licence: 
All rights reserved.
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

E. scolopes in full cryptic hiding mode, mostly buried with substrate adhering to the exposed surfaces of the head. Only the eye is visible. This species waits for prey to venture near while in this posture and can rise up with substrate still adhering to make a feeding strike with its two tentacles.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Hawaiian islands

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