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Contact: Julie Cohen
julie.cohen@ucsb.edu
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University of California - Santa Barbara

Unique Patterns

Caption: Unique patterns of spots on the underside of mantas (a) identify individual mantas while underwater imaging (b) accurately sizes each photographed animal.

Credit: Mark Deakos

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