Caption: Banded snake eel (Myrichthys colubrinus) hunting over the seabed. This eel bears a striking resemblance to the venomous banded sea krait (Laticauda colubrinus), no doubt gaining protection from the similarity.

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Keywords: animal, aquatic, banded snake eel, biological, fauna, fish, harlequin snake eel, hunting, indo pacific, indo-pacific, marine biology, mimicry, moray eel, myrichthys colubrinus, nature, ocean, predator, predatory, sea, seabed, seafloor, swimming, tropical, under water, underwater, wildlife, zoological, zoology

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Banded snake eel

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