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The nighttime dive captures bizarre reef denizens after-hours (to the tune of Massive Attack’s eerie soundtrack). Starting around 2:00 into the video, we see the amazing Flamboyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi) displaying a stunning “light show” while stalking its prey. Read Rich Ross‘ Advanced Aquarist article: “Metasepia pfefferi – the aptly named Flamboyant Cuttlefish” for more information about this amazing cephalopod.
Here’s the daytime counterpart, with a lot of reef life hobbyist are very familiar with.