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[captive] Photophores of the deep sea hatchetfish (Sternoptyx diaphana), photographed from underneath. Counter-illumination is a method of active camouflage seen in marine animals such as midshipman fish, producing light to match their backgrounds. Atlantic Ocean, close to Cape Verde

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[captive] Photophores of the deep sea hatchetfish (Sternoptyx diaphana), photographed from underneath. Counter-illumination is a method of active camouflage seen in marine animals such as midshipman fish, producing light to match their backgrounds. Atlantic Ocean, close to Cape Verde