Spotted-tailed quoll (Dasyurus maculatus) scent marking in Monga National Park, New South Wales
Spotted-tailed quoll (Dasyurus maculatus) scent marking in Monga National Park, New South Wales, Australia. Remote camera, triggered by movement. Highly Commended 2018 Wildlife Photographer Of The Year, Animals in their Environment category.
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Wandering spider eating a frog
Wandering spider eating a frog. Wandering spider (Phoneutria fera) eating a tree frog (Dendropsophus bifurcus) in understory vegetation above a rainforest pond. This spider is a venomous nocturnal predator. Photographed in Ecuador.
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View of the Rio Celeste waterfall, tropical rainforest of Tenorio Volcano National Park
View of the Rio Celeste waterfall, tropical rainforest of Tenorio Volcano National Park, Costa Rica. The blue color arises due to a physical phenomenon known as Mie scattering triggered by the presence of certain minerals in the river's water.
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