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Mimic vs. Wunderpus

Nancy

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Thanks, this is a much-needed chart and will help a lot with IDs.

Did you see many mimics and wunderpuses?- we get reports that they're increasingly difficult to find.

Nancy
 
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tonmo

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This is an excellent resource -- thanks for posting it!

I was just checking out our Ceph News page and I came across a great (award-winning, in fact) photo of the mimic in an open water column. You can clearly see those bright, continuous white lines along the base of the suckers.

Winning shot of a shape-shifter
 
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