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Nurse Shark


Typically, inshore bottom-dwelling species. Juveniles are mostly found on the bottom of shallow coral reefs, seagrass flats, and around mangrove islands, whereas older individuals typically reside in and around deeper reefs and rocky areas,


At the very end of my dive with camera battery almost empty, this beauty comes gliding by. Happy to see it and to have just enough battery for a couple of shots.

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Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida, United States

Spotted on Jul 12, 2022
Submitted on Jul 13, 2022

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