C001/4512 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 26.3MB

Downloadable file size: 1.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Salps. Two salps in the Indian Ocean. Salps are a type of free-swimming tunicate, a chordate marine animal, that feed on phytoplankton, which they siphon from the water. They move by contracting their gelatinous barrel-shaped bodies. This pumps water through the internal feeding filters (green), which strain phytoplankton from the water. Photographed off the coast of Reunion Island, Indian Ocean.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2, animal, animals, aquatic life, ascidian, ascidians, asia, asian, biological, biology, chordate, chordates, colonial, duo, fauna, filter, filter feeder, filter-feeder, filters, indian ocean, invertebrate, invertebrates, light ray, marine, marine biology, natural, nature, ocean, pair, pelagic, plankton, planktonic, rays, reunion island, salp, salps, sea, siphon, sunlight, tropical, tropics, tunicate, tunicates, two, under water, underwater, wildlife, zoological, zoology, zooplankton

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.