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Paper Nautilus

Agronauta hians


Female Paper Nautilus - Agronauta hians; hitching a ride on Sea Grapes accompanied by juvenile Golden Trevally. Only the Females of this species have shell and her shell is very thin like paper, hence the name. Pic#3 is a close-up shot showing. clearly the transparent shell, which is translucent.

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AlbertKang 4 years ago

Thanks, @Josh Asel :)

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 4 years ago

Wow, this is so gorgeous.

Tukup 4 years ago

Congratulations on the nomination for SOTW Albert. I repeat myself: "a fantastic spotting."

AshleyT 4 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

AlbertKang 4 years ago

Thank you, @Tukup :)

Tukup 4 years ago

Another fantastic spotting. Thanks Albert.

AlbertKang 4 years ago

Thank you, @Gaia80 and @Sergio for your kind words and appreciation :)

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 4 years ago

You have always the most amazing spottings, Albert!

Gaia80 4 years ago

How cool, happy travels and safe diving man :)

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Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia

Spotted on Aug 9, 2019
Submitted on Aug 10, 2019

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