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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

A dominant mature male S. officinalis guarding his female (upper left) from approaching male (lower left). This strong Zebra pattern with extended third arm margin is a stereotyped behavior of this species during mating.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Male; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: E. atlantic, u.k. or france

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