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  • NWF Staff
  • May 15, 2015
December/January 2016

A lowland streaked tenrec in Andasibe, Madagascar.


A flamingo tongue snail off the Caribbean island of Saba.

A rosy-lipped batfish.

June/July 2015

These expandable pleats of blubber and skin on the underjaw of a Bryde’s whale are called throat grooves.

April/May 2015

Stink bug nymphs in Maharashtra, India.
February/March 2015

A spanish shawl nudibranch off California's Channel Islands.

December/January 2015

A balloonfish.

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