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Water lilies (Nymphaea sp.) in a tropical freshwater floodplain lagoon. These lagoons link up with flooded grasslands in the wet season to form a vast freshwater wetland habitat. Lontar palms (Corypha utan) can be seen in the background. This is Palm Lagoon, within the Gilbert-Smithburne River Delta, Queensland, Australia.
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