21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Vacuum Feeding

A dugong grazing on seagrass. Opportunistic yellow pilot fish picked off any parasites or small crustacean found in the plume of sand

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Philippines
Camera: Canon EOS R5
Copyright: © Mok Wai Hoe