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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Unidentified cuttlefish eggs found commonly in shallow water seagrass beds in S.E. Japan. This species coats the eggs with sand when they are laid, presumably to camouflage them.

Maturity: Egg; Lab or Wild: Wild; Field Location: W. pacific, e. japan

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