RA75244-D. Pharaoh Cuttlefish (Sepia pharaonis), three males courting one female. Dominant male in center draped overtop larger female below, tries to prevent competing males from mating with her. Philippines. Tropical Indo-West Pacific oceans.<br />
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4 cuttlefish involved in mating behavior underwater
RA75244-D. Pharaoh Cuttlefish (Sepia pharaonis), three males courting one female. Dominant male in center draped overtop larger female below, tries to prevent competing males from mating with her. Philippines. Tropical Indo-West Pacific oceans.
Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide. www.brandoncole.com

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