Yesterday I was finally able to photograph the beautiful Phestilla melanobrachia aeolid. It has both black and bright orange-yellow colour forms. Happy I caught the black one, the colour matching the colour of the dendrophylliid coral (Tubastrea, Dendrophyllia) on which specimens are feeding.
A new Best of underwater Picture and the best of today! A yawning Devil Scorpionfish (Scorpaenopsis diabolus). Taken by #Underwaterphotographer #DanielSasse #yourshotphotographer #Scubadiving #Aonang #Krabi #photooftheday #Marinelifeprotection #Ouroceans #Underwaterphotography #natgeo #nature #uwpic #Savetheoceans #Marineconservation #Oceandefender #Saveourseas #underwaterlife #fish #ecowarrior #natgeowild
Ceriantharians have a crown of tentacles that are composed of two whorls of distinctly different sized tentacles. The outer whorl consists of large tentacles that extend outwards. These tentacles taper to points and are mostly used in food capture and defence. The smaller inner tentacles are held more erect than the larger lateral tentacles and […]
The more we value things the less we value Nature!
Today is #SharkAwarenessDay Humans kill 100 Mil. Sharks per year, mostly for their fins. That’s per second around 3.6 sharks killed and only 0,94 born are born We humans kill sharks more than 3 times faster than they can reproduce. We need the shark it’s a reef cleaner, it eats old and sick fish. If […]
Antennarius sanguineus Gill, 1863 Sanguine frogfish, Bloody frogfish Body globular, somewhat compressed; “fish-pole” length about equal to length of second dorsal spine, “lure” an elongate, tapering appendage with slender filaments and a cluster of darkly pigmented round swellings at base; second dorsal spine strongly curved and free, not connected to head by membrane; 3rd dorsal […]