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What are these cowries up to?


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#1 denniscloutier

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Posted 07 July 2012 - 07:12 AM

Here is a photo from Anilao in the Philippines. Are those cowrie eggs?

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#2 scubamarli

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Posted 07 July 2012 - 10:48 AM

Nope, they are tunicates. The cowries are grazing on something: perhaps the soft coral.

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