2019-10 Forgotten Islands, Indonesia Dives 2303-2316

  • Sponge
    Sponge
    Petrosia species - there were a lot of these very large sponges.
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2303#6004
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Hard Coral
    Hard Coral
    Montipora confusa
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2303#6006
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Bigeye Trevally
    Bigeye Trevally
    Caranx sexfasciatus
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2303#6016
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sponge
    Sponge
    Pseudoceratina species
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2303#6019
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Fire Coral
    Fire Coral
    Millepora species
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2303#6021
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Barrel Sponge
    Barrel Sponge
    Xestospongia testudinaria - the other numerous, very large species of sponge common in the area.
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2304#6025
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Soft Coral
    Soft Coral
    Scleronephthya species
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2304#6028
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Table Corals
    Table Corals
    Acropora clathrata & cytherea
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2304#6032
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Hard Coral
    Hard Coral
    Montipora monasteriata
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2305#6036
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Soft Coral
    Soft Coral
    Dendronephthya species
    Keke, Serua Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 24, 2019
    2305#6040
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Diagonal-banded Sweetlips
    Diagonal-banded Sweetlips
    Plectorhinchus lineatus
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2306#6045
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Bubble Algae
    Bubble Algae
    Valonia ventricosa
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2306#6053
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Magnificent Sea Anemone bleached
    Magnificent Sea Anemone bleached
    Heteractis magnifica
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2307#6054
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Speckled Butterflyfish
    Speckled Butterflyfish
    Chaetodon citrinellus
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2308#6055
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Mosaic Boxer Crab
    Mosaic Boxer Crab
    Lybia tesselata
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2308#6056
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Undescribed Marionia
    Undescribed Marionia
    Marionia species - possibly #16.
    Nils Desperandum, Nila Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 25, 2019
    2308#6063
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Melithaea species - backlit.
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6068
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fans
    Sea Fans
    Euplexaura species
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6070
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Unknown Tambja
    Unknown Tambja
    Tambja species
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6073
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Torch Coral
    Torch Coral
    Euphyllia glabrescens
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6078
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Menella sp
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6079
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Crown-of-Thorns Sea Star
    Crown-of-Thorns Sea Star
    Acanthaster planci
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6080
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Small White Hermit Crab
    Small White Hermit Crab
    Calcinus minutus
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6081
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Nudibranch
    Nudibranch
    Tambja affinis
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6083
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Gloomy Tambja
    Gloomy Tambja
    Tambja morosa
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6089
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Menella species
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6093
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Unknown Nudibranch
    Unknown Nudibranch
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6097
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Boschma's Feather Star
    Boschma's Feather Star
    Basilometra boschmai
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6099
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Longfin Spadefish
    Longfin Spadefish
    Platax teira - seemingly attracted to scuba divers for some reason.
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2309#6107
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Stinging Hydroid
    Stinging Hydroid
    Zygophylax species
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6108
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Birdsnest Coral
    Birdsnest Coral
    Seriatopora hystrix - a very fine structured specimen.
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6110
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Black Coral
    Black Coral
    Antipathes species
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6111
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Acanthogorgia species
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6113
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Hydroid
    Hydroid
    Antennellopsis integerrima
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6114
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Blue & Yellow Fusiliers
    Blue & Yellow Fusiliers
    Caesio teres
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6116
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Ellisella species
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6117
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Magnificent Sea Anemone
    Magnificent Sea Anemone
    Heteractis magnifica
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6121
    Larry L. Jackson
  • False Clown Anemonefish
    False Clown Anemonefish
    Amphiprion ocellaris
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6124
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Day Octopus
    Day Octopus
    Octopus cyanea
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6128
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Blue-spotted Ribbontail Ray
    Blue-spotted Ribbontail Ray
    Taeniura lymma
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6130
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Button Polyps
    Button Polyps
    Palythoa vestitus
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6131
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Claudia's Wrasse
    Claudia's Wrasse
    Halichoeres claudia - terminal phase.
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6133
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Checkerboard Wrasse
    Checkerboard Wrasse
    Halichoeres hortulanus - juvenile phase.
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6135
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Anchor Coral
    Anchor Coral
    Euphyllia ancora
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6138
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Cat's Paw Coral
    Cat's Paw Coral
    Stylopora pistillata
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6140
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Hawksbill Turtle
    Hawksbill Turtle
    Eretmochelys imbricata
    Tanjung Tertuti, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2310#6142
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sea Fan
    Sea Fan
    Acanthogorgia species
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2311#6144
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sponge
    Sponge
    Callyspongia species - best guess id.
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2311#6145
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sponge
    Sponge
    Leucetta species
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2311#6146
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Mysid Shrimp
    Mysid Shrimp
    Heteromysis species - there is one lower-middle that has a red body band.
    Dai Southeast, Dai Island, Forgotten Islands, Indonesia, October 26, 2019
    2311#6157
    Larry L. Jackson