camouflage

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camouflage

a disguise resulting from an organism having similar coloration to the background, or markings which cause breaking of the outline (DISRUPTIVE COLORATION), so that the organism blends into the background and is hidden from predators. See CRYPTIC COLORATION.
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This is called concealing coloration (con-ceal-ing col-or-a-tion).
Is disruptive coloration or concealing coloration more effective?
White fish in the white ocean use concealing coloration.