Do Invertebrates Have Bucket Lists

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…and before Frag’ asks, here’s a picture of the landing…

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…(actually, it’s the time of year for octopi to spawn in this neck of the woods and sadly they’re one of those species who die after they’ve reproduced…a nice piece of synchronicity to go with the above cartoon…. damn, but they’re huge!).

Stingray Stingray Dideda Da Da Daaa

…just spent 10 minutes trying to transcribe the horn stab from the theme tune of the “Stingray” TV show…

…time well spent to introduce these pic’s…

…my good friend Dee burst into the crib claiming sightings of a great sea monster frolicking in the bay and suggesting that I abandon my comfy chair to document said sighting with my camera….IMG_0854IMG_0853IMG_0852

 

…was fascinated by the mouth as, during my stay in the UK, I’d collected a healthy handful of fossilised stingray “teeth” grinder plates from Highcliff beach in Dorset…(must tell you all about that some time)….

…unfortunately he wasn’t particularly alive… and in failing light the clarity of the shots is not the best….

..but a cool find all the same.