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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Mature wild-caught female attacking crab. This is about the maximum extent of body patterning displayed by adult animals in this species which typically show only a uniform all-dark coloration. Note papillae on distal mantle tip. Flash photo taken under dim red light; note fully expanded eye pupil.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Female; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Ne gulf of mexico

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