Caption: Spawning school of moorish idols (Zanclus cornutus) swimming over a coral reef. Sharks menace the shoal from the reef edge. During the half Moon, this fish aggregates in huge numbers to spawn. This school numbering between 1800 and 2000 fish was filmed in Palau in December, 2012.

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Keywords: 1000's, animal, animals, biological, biology, blue corner, breeding, hunting, indo-pacific, marine, mating, micronesia, moorish idol, pacific, palau, predator, predators, predatory, prey, reproduction, safety in numbers, school, schooling, season, shark, sharks, shoal, shoaling, spawn, spawning, spawning aggregation, wildlife, zanclus cornutus

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Moorish idol spawning school

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