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Ginglymostoma cirratum
Ginglymostoma cirratum
Nurse Shark
Photographer: Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip

ID: 0000 0000 0108 0136 (2008-01-03)

Copyright © 2008 Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip

  • date of photo  Aug 2, 2005
  • latitude 20.35656   longitude -87.04775   max error distance 3036 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks
  • location   Paso del Cedral Reef (Cozumel, Quintana Roo, Cozumel, Mexico)
  • family Ginglymostomatidae
  • habitat  It inhabits both shallow and deeper waters (to 100 feet) near reefs, where it is usually seen lying motionless on the sandy bott
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Nurse Shark (photographer)
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  • The photographer's identification Ginglymostoma cirratum has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2008 Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip


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