2017-04 Anilao, Philippines Dives 2220-2258

  • Longfin Bannerfish
    Longfin Bannerfish
    Heniochus acuminatus - juvenile.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4291
    Larry Jackson
  • Striated Frogfish
    Striated Frogfish
    Antennarius striatus - first of the three juvenile Striated Frogfish seen on this dive.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4298
    Larry Jackson
  • Unknown Sea Hare
    Unknown Sea Hare
    Best guess that this is a Sea Hare.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4305
    Larry Jackson
  • Ambon Scorpionfish
    Ambon Scorpionfish
    Pteroidichthys amboinensis - the female of the pair seen on this dive.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4306
    Larry Jackson
  • Gurnard Lionfish
    Gurnard Lionfish
    Parapterois hetururus - the first of several on this dive.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4315
    Larry Jackson
  • Ambon Scorpionfish
    Ambon Scorpionfish
    Pteroidichthys amboinensis - I think this is the male.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4322
    Larry Jackson
  • Caltrop Murex
    Caltrop Murex
    Murex tribulus - the foot can be seen as it crawls on the substrate.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4323
    Larry Jackson
  • Undescribed Melibe specie
    Undescribed Melibe specie
    Melibe sp 1 Gosliner, Behrens & Valdes
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4326
    Larry Jackson
  • Slantbar Shrimpgoby & Tiger Snapping Shrimp
    Slantbar Shrimpgoby & Tiger Snapping Shrimp
    Amblyeleotris diagonalis & Alpheus bellulus
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4339
    Larry Jackson
  • Gurnard Lionfish
    Gurnard Lionfish
    Parapterois hetururus - two showing the contrast between inner and outer fin coloration.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4347
    Larry Jackson
  • Red Frog Spanner Crab
    Red Frog Spanner Crab
    Ranina ranina - Peri got this Spanner Crab out of the sand and kept it up long enough for some photos. It digs into the sand very fast leaving only the eyes showing.
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4352
    Larry Jackson
  • Carnation Coral
    Carnation Coral
    Dendronephthya specie
    Si-am Sim, Batangas, Philippines, April 23, 2017
    2255#4362
    Larry Jackson
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