Blackwater Larval Pearlfish

Blackwater Larval Pearlfish

West Palm Beach, FloridaBlackwater diving is a unique style of diving in which divers are dropped in deep water (usually between 400-600ft to the bottom) but are only in the upper 40ft of the water column where all of the deep water planktonic critters come up to feed...
Yellowhead Jawfish with Eggs

Yellowhead Jawfish with Eggs

The yellowhead jawfish inhabits the sandy, rubble-strewn areas on the reefs of the tropical Western Atlantic Ocean. Often found in close proximity to its burrow or cave, jawfish will spend much of their time in its burrow and when it does venture out, if it is...
Sun Anemone

Sun Anemone

While snorkeling in the shallow waters off a private beach in the Bahamas, I happened onto a small shallow coral reef and around the surrounding hard bottom of the coral reef were sun anemones. Sun anemones also called the Caribbean carpet anemone, make their homes in...
Flamingo in Purple

Flamingo in Purple

Pictured is a Flamingo Tongue Snail making its way along a purple sea fan. Flamingo tongue snail are a marine species of gastropod mollusk that presents very distinct beautiful markings on its shell making them very easy to recognize. Most often I find these snails at...
Bubble Tip Shrimp

Bubble Tip Shrimp

Pictured is a Spotted Anemone Shrimp on the tip of a tentacle of a Giant Caribbean Sea Anemone. Living in a commensalism symbiotic relationship, the anemone provides refuge and a home for the shrimp, while the shrimp defends as well as tends to the surrounding area of...

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