2017-04 Anilao, Philippines Dives 2220-2258

  • Mimic Surgeonfish
    Mimic Surgeonfish
    Acanthurus pyroferus - juvenile.
    Elephant Ears, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2220#3319
    Larry Jackson
  • Eight-banded Butterflyfish
    Eight-banded Butterflyfish
    Chaetodon octofasciatus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3321
    Larry Jackson
  • Tunicates
    Tunicates
    Eudistoma punctatum
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3323
    Larry Jackson
  • Crosshatch Butterflyfish
    Crosshatch Butterflyfish
    Chaetodon xanthurus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3325
    Larry Jackson
  • Dragon Shrimp
    Dragon Shrimp
    Miropandalus hardingi - first time I have seen this shrimp.
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3330
    Larry Jackson
  • Purpletop Dottyback
    Purpletop Dottyback
    Pictichromis diadema
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3333
    Larry Jackson
  • Black-margined Damsel
    Black-margined Damsel
    Pomacentrus nigromarginatus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3334
    Larry Jackson
  • Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse
    Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse
    Labroides dimidiatus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3340
    Larry Jackson
  • Dusky Dottyback
    Dusky Dottyback
    Pseudochromis fuscus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2221#3342
    Larry Jackson
  • Common Egg Cowry
    Common Egg Cowry
    Ovula ovum - feeding on a Sarcophyton specie.
    Arthur's Rock, Batangas, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2222#3346
    Larry Jackson
  • Hairy Norse God
    Hairy Norse God
    Aegires villosus
    Arthur's Rock, Batangas, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2222#3354
    Larry Jackson
  • Hairy Squat Lobster
    Hairy Squat Lobster
    Lauriea siagiani
    Arthur's Rock, Batangas, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2222#3371
    Larry Jackson
  • Cycloseris sinensis
    Cycloseris sinensis
    Cycloseris sinensis - best guess id.
    Arthur's Rock, Batangas, Philippines, April 12, 2017
    2222#3372
    Larry Jackson
  • Napoleon Snake Eel
    Napoleon Snake Eel
    Ophichthus bonaparti
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3378
    Larry Jackson
  • Devil Scorpionfish
    Devil Scorpionfish
    Scorpaenopsis diabolus
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3380
    Larry Jackson
  • Long-eyed Box Crab
    Long-eyed Box Crab
    Calappa hepatica - bury quickly.
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3382
    Larry Jackson
  • Noble Feather Star
    Noble Feather Star
    Comaster nobilis - a type of feather star that sits on sand.
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3387
    Larry Jackson
  • Caltrop Murex
    Caltrop Murex
    Murex tribulus
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3389
    Larry Jackson
  • Haddon's Carpet Anemone & Saddleback Anemonefish
    Haddon's Carpet Anemone & Saddleback Anemonefish
    Stichodactyla haddoni & Amphiprion polymnus - lighter colored anemonefish than usual.
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3392
    Larry Jackson
  • Ringtailed Cardinalfish
    Ringtailed Cardinalfish
    Ostorhinchus aureus
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3397
    Larry Jackson
  • Reef Scene
    Reef Scene
    Large variety of organisms on this rock.
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3398
    Larry Jackson
  • Undescribed Broken-back Shrimp
    Undescribed Broken-back Shrimp
    Peri found this very small shrimp.
    Coconut, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2223#3408
    Larry Jackson
  • Ribbon Eel
    Ribbon Eel
    Rhinomuraena quaesita - male phase.
    Aphol's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2224#3412
    Larry Jackson
  • Pygmy Seahorse
    Pygmy Seahorse
    Hippocampus bargibanti - near perfect mimicry of the sea fan.
    Aphol's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2224#3423
    Larry Jackson
  • Clark's Anemonefish
    Clark's Anemonefish
    Amphiprion clarkii - juvenile with very large ventral fins.
    Aphol's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2224#3434
    Larry Jackson
  • Willan's Chromodoris
    Willan's Chromodoris
    Chromodoris willani - more markings than usual.
    Aphol's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2224#3438
    Larry Jackson
  • Algae Shrimp
    Algae Shrimp
    Phycocaris simulans - So small that I had no idea what I was taking a picture of.
    Koala, Batangas, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2225#3442
    Larry Jackson
  • Cheek-lined Wrasse
    Cheek-lined Wrasse
    Oxycheilinus diagrammus - terminal phase (male).
    Koala, Batangas, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2225#3448
    Larry Jackson
  • Striped Snapping Shrimp pair
    Striped Snapping Shrimp pair
    Synalpheus striatus - live under the base of a particular feather star.
    Koala, Batangas, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2225#3452
    Larry Jackson
  • Unknown Crab
    Unknown Crab
    Living under a feather star.
    Koala, Batangas, Philippines, April 13, 2017
    2225#3455
    Larry Jackson