WHALE SHARK and Snorkeller - mouth open feeding. 60ft long
WHALE SHARK and Snorkeller - mouth open feeding. 60ft long.
Australia - Worldwide. North West coast Australia. Ningaloo Marine Park.
Very unusual for diver to be so close with mouth open. Distribution: found in tropical warm oceans and seas, worldwide.
Valerie & Ron Taylor
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Hogweed is a phototoxic plant. It s clear watery sap sensitizes skin to ultraviolet radiation. This causes burns, resulting in blistering and painful dermatitis. When found in urban areas, can be thought of as a public health hazard.
Native to Central Asia, introduced into the UK and Europe. Can grow to 5-7 m (15-20 ft) tall.
Johan De Meester
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Whale Shark - In baitball, fish shoal
DSE-74 WHALE SHARK - in bait ball Ningaloo Reef, W. Australia Rhincodon typus Whale Shark is the largest fish. ItÕs a harmless, filter-feeder. The baitfish form a tight school around the whale shark as refuge from predators, in this instance from Jacks / Travally (Caranx sp.) which were attempting to feed on the baitfish. Douglas David Seifert Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way
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