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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

An example of near perfect camouflage in nature. This adult O. maya was followed into a sea grass bed where it assumed a body pattern with excellent color, brightness, pattern and texture to match the surrounding environment.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Wild; Field Location: Yucatan

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