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Krill
Image ID: 29446
Common Name: Krill
Scientific Name: Nyctiphanes australis
Location: Otago, New Zealand
Description: Bioluminescence of a swarm of krill, Nyctiphanes australis. This species is abundant off New Zealanad, where it is an important prey item for many marine mammals, birds, fishes and invertebrates.
Keywords: Krill, Nyctiphanes australis, prey, food chain, New Zealand, Arthropoda, Crustacea, Malacostraca, Eumalacostraca, Euphausiacea, blue, bioluminescence, glowing, swarm
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