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

Blue ring octopus H. lunulata in an encounter with boxer crab Lybia sp. The boxer crab successfully defended herself using the anemones held in her claws.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Unknown

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