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  1. Young pneumatophores - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Young pneumatophores - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    One still green.



  2. Litter refuse - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Litter refuse - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    This habitat is just metres away from factories and human activity, hence highly vulnerable to human impact.



  3. Pair of Mudskippers - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Pair of Mudskippers - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    The eyes are prominently mounted on stalks, giving them an amphibious advantage.



  4. Another crab - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Another crab - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

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  5. Crabs - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Crabs - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    A delightful pair!



  6. Crab? - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Crab? - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

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  7. Cluster of Clams - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Cluster of Clams - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    Or at least they appear to be.



  8. Unidentified clam - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Unidentified clam - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    This dead specimen may be a venus or mactra clam. They are bivalve molluscs.



  9. Wuff wuff…

    Snapshot Title: Wuff wuff…
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

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  10. Coffee break

    Snapshot Title: Coffee break
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

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  11. Conical roots (pneumatophores) - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Conical roots (pneumatophores) - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    Conical pneumatophores are found in other mangrove trees such as Sonneratia. www.wildsingapore.com/wildfacts/plants/mangrove/sonneratia/sonneratia.htm Will open in a new tab or window



  12. Welcome

    Snapshot Title: Welcome
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

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  13. Hu hu, wo bin ich?

    Snapshot Title: Hu hu, wo bin ich?
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

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  14. Noch bessere Tarnung

    Snapshot Title: Noch bessere Tarnung
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

    .



  15. Tarnung

    Snapshot Title: Tarnung
    Taken by: Frank Luescher

    Image: CO3
    Image Owner: Frank Luescher



    Description:

    .



  16. Pencil roots (pneuromatophores) - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Pencil roots (pneuromatophores) - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    These aerial roots aid in breathing during high tides and in the oxygen-depleted mud. Api-api (Avicennia spp) have pencil roots, though it is difficul to confirm from this picture.



  17. Stilt Roots - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Stilt Roots - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    The stilt roots help provide support in the soft mud. This tree is likely to be Bakau (Rhizophora spp) which constitute about 70-905 of mangrove trees.



  18. DustBin

    Snapshot Title: DustBin
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    Bin



  19. Landmark

    Snapshot Title: Landmark
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    Way to Landmark



  20. froggy style

    Snapshot Title: froggy style
    Taken by: Markus Leutwyler

    Image: Pond in a forest near Hausen am Albis, Switzerland
    Image Owner: Markus Leutwyler



    Description:

    froggy style
    nearbynature



  21. frog

    Snapshot Title: frog
    Taken by: Markus Leutwyler

    Image: Pond in a forest near Hausen am Albis, Switzerland
    Image Owner: Markus Leutwyler



    Description:

    frog
    nearbynature



  22. Copper Chimney

    Snapshot Title: Copper Chimney
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    hotel Copper Chimney



  23. jumping frog

    Snapshot Title: jumping frog
    Taken by: Markus Leutwyler

    Image: Pond in a forest near Hausen am Albis, Switzerland
    Image Owner: Markus Leutwyler



    Description:

    jumping frog
    nearbynature



  24. Mc.Donalds

    Snapshot Title: Mc.Donalds
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    the food giant Mc.Donalds



  25. Frog 2

    Snapshot Title: Frog 2
    Taken by: Markus Leutwyler

    Image: Pond in a forest near Hausen am Albis, Switzerland
    Image Owner: Markus Leutwyler



    Description:

    Frog 2
    nearbynature



  26. nosotros

    Snapshot Title: nosotros
    Taken by: jefg

    Image: Elche-Granada 18/06/2011
    Image Owner: Jaime Brotons



    Description:

    ahi estamos



  27. Frog

    Snapshot Title: Frog
    Taken by: Markus Leutwyler

    Image: Pond in a forest near Hausen am Albis, Switzerland
    Image Owner: Markus Leutwyler



    Description:

    A sitting frog
    nearbynature



  28. the olg'n'gold Pheonix Mill Chimney

    Snapshot Title: the olg'n'gold Pheonix Mill Chimney
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    the part of the pheonix mill which latter remade as High Street Pheonix



  29. Small mudskipper - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Small mudskipper - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    This could be one of several species: Slender mudskipper, Silver lined mudskipper or Dusky-gilled mudskipper. See www.wildsingapore.com/wildfacts/vertebrates/fish/gobiidae/gracilis.htm Will open in a new tab or window



  30. Palladium Mall

    Snapshot Title: Palladium Mall
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    the example of an owesome Architecture [inside]



  31. Hamleys Banner

    Snapshot Title: Hamleys Banner
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    Hamleys



  32. way towards Gallaria, Croma, PVR etc.

    Snapshot Title: way towards Gallaria, Croma, PVR etc.
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    towards Gallaria, Croma, PVR etc.



  33. Entrance and Exit of Big Bazaar

    Snapshot Title: Entrance and Exit of Big Bazaar
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    Big Bazaar at pheonix



  34. Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    Also with inflated gill pouches, the spotted markings are prominent in this individual. It keeps its tail in water to keep the mucous membranes sufficiently wet for gaseous exchange, leading to the er...



  35. Standing for Pose :D

    Snapshot Title: Standing for Pose :D
    Taken by: Bharat Chhatre

    Image: High Street Pheonix, Mumbai.
    Image Owner: Bharat Chhatre



    Description:

    3 Idiots .. lol..!!
    i din even knew dat they were looking at me



  36. Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    Note the inflated gill pouches in this specimen. These enable the mudskipper to stay out of water for some time without its gills drying up and collapsing.



  37. Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature

    Snapshot Title: Giant Mudskipper - nearbynature
    Taken by: eyap

    Image: Tropical Asia - Mangrove Swamp Habitat at Low Tide, Singapore
    Image Owner: eyap



    Description:

    This individual is emerging from its pool burrow. It uses its front (pectoral) fins to push itself along the ground (called "crutching").

    www.naturia.per.sg/buloh/verts/mudskipper.htm Will open in a new tab or window



  38. Ground Orchids

    Snapshot Title: Ground Orchids
    Taken by: primaseason

    Image: Tropical Ground Orchids
    Image Owner: primaseason



    Description:

    The indonesian called this flower "Anggrek Tanah"



  39. Solor Panel array

    Snapshot Title: Solor Panel array
    Taken by: Kiran Kumar Vemuru

    Image: Tirumala Andhra Pradesh India
    Image Owner: Kiran Kumar Vemuru



    Description:

    Solor Panels used to cook food for the devotees who arrive at Tirumala. Kitchen provides free food (Annadaanam) to nearly 10,000 people per day. Another effort to go green.



  40. parents

    Snapshot Title: parents
    Taken by: Alfred Zhao

    Image: Bird Sanctuary next to light house in Kauai, Hawaii
    Image Owner: Alfred Zhao



    Description:

    parents



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