Image: Caligoid copepods on the snout of a Zebra Shark

Caligoid copepods on the snout of a Zebra Shark

Caligoid copepods, probably Dinematura braccata, on the snout of a Zebra Shark at Julian Rocks, Byron Bay, New South Wales, August 2002. Note the rows of distinctively shaped teeth.

Photographer:
Tim Hochgrebe
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© Tim Hochgrebe

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Tags fish, ichthyology, Stegostoma fasciatum, sandy bottom, Zebra Shark, Orectolobidae, Caligoid copepods,