2 pairs of Nembrotha chamberlaini nudibranchs mating at Anilao in the Philippines. Nudibranchs have barbed penises to lock them together during copulation. The last clip shows the effort and twisting movement required to pull them apart when they're done.
I was bored while sheltering from the rain at the Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park and noticed ants eating some discarded gums on the ground. They're having a good old feast, and, with echoes of Augustus Gloop, some of them meet a decidedly sticky end.
[movie] Clownfish Eggs - A pair of saddleback clownfish (Amphiprion polymnus), also known as saddleback anemonefish, lovingly tend to their eggs at the dive site Bethlehem, near Anilao in the Philippines.
Part 20 of my documentary, "Mucky Secrets", about the marine life of the Lembeh Strait. In this final episode I take a look at more types of sea slug: Sap-sucking slugs, headshield slugs and sea hares, along with a brief look at a glorious flatworm.
Part 18 of my documentary, "Mucky Secrets", about the marine life of the Lembeh Strait. This episode features nudibranchs, Now we explore nudibranchs; sea slugs that have lost their protective shell, but compensate with more advanced weapons of defence.