Image of the Day: Sea Serpents

These short-nosed seasnakes (Aipysurus apraefrontalis), a species previously thought extinct, were photographed courting off the coast of Western Australia.

The Scientist Staff

WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND WILDLIFE, GRANT GRIFFIN(See “New range and habitat records for threatened Australian sea snakes raise challenges for conservation,” Biological Conservation, 2015.)

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