Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks schooling near the top of a submerged seamount, in order to be "cleaned" by Angelfishes and Barberfishes. Two divers using rebreathers observe and try to capture the scene.
Shot at Cocos Island, Costa Rica
- jeff yonover 2014
- Image Size
- 4950x3300 / 15.1MB
costa rica, cocos, cocos island, isla de coco, isla del coco, pacific, ocean, sea, eastern pacific, shark island, island of the sharks, wildlife, marine wildlife, fish, fishes, national park, mpa, marine protected area, scuba, diving, scuba diving, dive, diver, pacific ocean, Marine Life, Cartilaginous Fishes: Chondrichthyes, Sharks, Ground Sharks: Carcharhiniformes, Hammerhead Sharks: Sphyrnidae, scalloped hammerhead shark: Sphyrna lewini, Bony Fishes: Osteichthyes, Butterflyfishes: Chaetodontidae, barberfish: Johnrandallia nigrirostris, Angelfishes: Pomacanthidae, Passer angelfish: king angelfish: Holacanthus passer
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- Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Fall 2014