Photograph by Marilyn & Maris Kazmers of SharkSong Photography
Stomatopod in a bottle
Peering out from a discarded bottle beneath a fishing bridge in about 4.6 meters of water, this stomatopod from Lake Worth Lagoon in Florida strikes the classic mantis shrimp pose.
When the photographer returned to the bottle the next day, the animal had moved on.
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