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English: Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus). Face portrait of an 8-meter individual filter-feeding plankton at night. His eye is clearly visible. His upper lip shows recent scars – whale sharks steal food from fishermen nets and the fishermen hit them in the mouth to try to discourage them. Thaa Atoll, Maldives
Español: Tiburon Ballena (Rhincodon typus). Retrato frontal de un tiburón ballena de 8 metros filtrando plankton, por la noche, fotografiado sin flash, usando la luz de los focos de nuestro barco. Su ojo se ve con claridad. Su labio superior muestra cicatrices, provocadas por los pescadores que tratan de evitar que el tiburón ballena les robe comida de las redes. Thaa Atoll, Maldives
Polski: Nocny portret 8-metrowego rekina wielorybiego (Rhincodon typus) filtrującego plankton w okolicy atolu Thaa w archipelagu Malediwów. Wyraźnie widoczne jest jego oko oraz blizny na górnej wardze spowodowane przez rybaków, którym te ryby wykradaja połowy z sieci.
Українська: Біла акула (Rhincodon typus) в океані поблизу Мальдівів, довжиною 8 метрів, яка їсть планктон вночі. На її верхній губі чітко видно свіжі шрами - білі акули крадуть їжу з рибальських сіток і рибалки б'ють акул по роту, щоб відігнати їх.
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English: Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus). Face portrait of an 8-meter individual filter-feeding plankton at night. His eye is clearly visible. His upper lip shows recent scars – whale sharks steal food from fishermen nets and the fishermen hit them in the mouth to try to discourage them. Thaa Atoll, Maldives
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