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a trio of silky sharks in the Caribbean Sea in Cuba
October 10, 2018

Top of the Food Chain

A trio of silky sharks (Carcharhinus falciformis) gleams against the blue Caribbean Sea. Healthy coral reefs thriving off of Cuba's southern coast support a food chain that links plankton to predators. Buy a print of this photo.

This photo was originally published in “Cuba’s Underwater Jewels Are in Tourism’s Path.”

Photograph by David Doubilet, National Geographic

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