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Paper Nautilus

Agronauta hians

Description:

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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9 Comments

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 4 months ago

Thanks, @Josh Asel :)

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 4 months ago

Wow, this is so gorgeous.

Tukup
Tukup 10 months ago

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

AshleyT
AshleyT 10 months 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
AlbertKang 10 months ago

Thank you, @Tukup :)

Tukup
Tukup 10 months ago

Another fantastic spotting. Thanks Albert.

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 11 months ago

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

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 11 months ago

You have always the most amazing spottings, Albert!

Gaia80
Gaia80 11 months ago

How cool, happy travels and safe diving man :)

AlbertKang
Spotted by
AlbertKang

Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia

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

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