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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Norway (4)

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Hyperid amphipod getting a free ride on a (rather small) jelly fish...
By Lill Haugen
posted Tuesday, May 10, 2011
56 votes

The free-swimming hydromedusae Gonionemus murbachii. Nikon D300s in Nauticam housing, 2 x Inon Z-240 strobes.
By Christian Skauge
posted Thursday, September 30, 2010
52 votes

Alien... composition of a Gonionemus murbachii and the eyes of a lemon sole, Microstomus kitt. Looks a little eerie :-)

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing.
By Christian Skauge
posted Saturday, December 29, 2007
49 votes

Another Polycera... this one was sitting on a dark kelp frond. Photographed with little light it seems to be floating in thin air... eh, water.

Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, Inon Z-240 strobes. Nikkor 105 mm, manual, ISO 100, f/16, 1/60.
By Christian Skauge
posted Sunday, April 27, 2008
46 votes

Close-up of the Alien of the Deep, the crown jelly Periphylla periphylla. Photographed at 40 meters depth, 260 meters above bottom at Gulen Dive Resort, Norway.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, February 3, 2009
46 votes

The rabbit fish (Chimaera monstrosa) is common at depths ranging from 50 to 1000 meters. In the fjords of Norway it can be seen by divers as it migrate shallower at up to 10-30m meters. Fantastic animal!
By Annika Persson
posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011
46 votes

Alien of the Deep - the deep-sea jelly Periphylla periphylla. Nightdive at 01:30 in february 2008, 600 feet above bottom. Nikon D200 in Nexus housing, 18-70 mm, manual.
By Christian Skauge
posted Tuesday, April 29, 2008
44 votes

Siphonophore - Physophora hydrostatica
By Jorn Ari
posted Tuesday, May 31, 2011
44 votes

Clione limacina, or sea angel, photographed outside Kristiansand on the Norwegian south coast. These little ophistobranchs grow to about 3 centimeters and sometimes occur in such grat numbers that they are food for whales :-)
By Christian Skauge
posted Monday, April 27, 2009
42 votes

Flabellina verrucosa
By Jorn Ari
posted Thursday, December 8, 2011
42 votes
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Flabellina verrucosa eating a Tubularia indivisa
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Polycera quadrilineata
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Sharing a meal.
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polycera quadrilineata
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Flabellina pedata
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Eubranchus farrani
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Adalaria proxima
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Dendronotus frondosus
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Polycera quadrilineata
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Dendronotus frondosus
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Aplysia punctata
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Flabellina
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Polycera quadrilineata
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Flabellina lineata feeding on a Tubularia indivisa
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Flabellina verrucosa
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Polycera quadrilineata
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Flabellina pedata
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colourful seastar in the dark fjord
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 6, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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Brittlestar crawling across a clingfish :-) by Christian Skauge
Brittlestar crawling across a clingfish :-)
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 30, 2011
date posted category: Macro - not swimming
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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date posted posted: Monday, November 14, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
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"Underworld" - frilled anemone (Metridium senile) in the ... by Lill Haugen
"Underworld" - frilled anemone (Metridium senile) in the shallows in the Oslo fjord in Norway, towards the cold winter sky and naked trees on shore.
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date posted posted: Saturday, November 12, 2011
date posted category: Temperate Waters
date posted location: Norwegian Sea Norway
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date posted posted: Friday, November 11, 2011
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date posted posted: Thursday, November 10, 2011
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