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

After mating, the male cuttlefish, on top displaying a zebra pattern, guards the female below. This behavior is called mate guarding.

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

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