Иван Гуков

Иван Гуков

Иван Гуков
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The translucent Pelagic Octopus

Translucent ∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞ Pelagic Octopus ~ Photograph by Chris Newbert, Minden Pictures / A pelagic, or open-ocean, octopus gives off a neon glow in Hawaii. Most species of octopus have no internal skeleton, unlike other cephalopods.

Marine amphipod appendage, covered in feather-like setae that serve as a plankton net.

Igor Siwanowicz / Olympus Bioscapes Honorable Mention: The bristle-like appendage of an amphipod—or type of marine crustacean. The bristles serve as a sort of fishing net for plankton.