Cifonauta marine biology image database

Tags

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Pelagic

Organisms living in the water column.

Life stage

The organisms photographed are not always adults.

Technique

Different techniques used to acquire images from the database divided in 4 categories: underwater, macrophotography, landscape e microscopy.

Microscopy

Microscopy techniques used to acquire the image.

Life mode

Each life stage of an organism may have a different way of life. Therefore, this classification refers to the lifestyle depicted in the image.

Miscellaneous

Tags that do not fit into other categories. Could be common terms frequently searched.

Habitat

We also indicate the habitat of each organism whenever possible.

Benthic

Organisms living on or in the sea bottom.