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Playful sea lions dive into the water as they frolic around with a brightly-coloured starfish.  The young mammals glide through the shallow water as they play with the marine animal.<br />
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They take turns catching the red starfish in their mouths as they swim just a few metres from the water's surface in the Gulf of California, Mexico.  SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS.<br />
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