komodo 2013 the Seven Seas sunrise in Komodo yoga at sunrise the dive schedule the artist… Christmas tree worm anemone fish in bubble anemone anemone fish in bubble anemone tambja morosa black margined nudibranch glossodoris atromarginata looks very elegant-one guest called them the Chanel nudibranch mating pair of red gilled nembrotha exchanging gametes where the blue rings are giant frogfish on Cannibal Rock hypselodoris bullocki semper’s armina pteraeolidia ” dragon” nudibranch squid eggs parent squid were mating but too quick for a photo tiny crab in a sea penn looked like a hotel/skyscraper because crabs/shrimps were located on leaves throughout the sea penn that night phyllodesmium crypticum it looks like a soft coral! giant yellow frogfish on the three sisters angelfish scorpionfish and his backyard sweetlips best moving fish photo that I have ever taken bat fish juvenile bat fish school of surgeon fish yellow-ridged ceratosoma yellow-ridged ceratosoma magnificent chromodoris spiny tiger shrimp in Komodo magnificent chromodoris sea hare golden gymnodoris giant nudibranch mushroom coral with pink tips sea hare bushy marionia shrimp on mushroom coral peacock tail shrimp on anemone shrimp on mushroom coral orangutan crab on mushroom coral shrimp on closed anemone ornate ghost pipefish flabellina exoptata look like flamenco dancers! transparent shrimp that jumped around like puppets when you stopped to look at them Lisa’s mantis shrimp flabellina exoptata flabellina exoptata tuberculose dendrodoris very difficult because it was so big and a sandstorm was circling around it same tuberculose dendrodoris but a close up of the rhinoports tiny painted frogfish giant cuttlefish orangutang crab beautiful tunicates shrimp on bubble coral shrimp on bubble coral nembrotha cristata crinoid shrimp pair of harlequin shrimp ornate ghost pipefish in Seraya black margined nudibranch phyllidian ocellata phyllidia varicosa xeno crab on whip coral only noticed the whip coral shrimp on the picture! warty frogfish did not want to be photographed but fun to watch move hinge beaked shrimp lacy filefish black frogfish school of goat fish chromodoris hintuanensis feather worm phyllidia pustolosa phyllidia pustolosa soft coral open soft coral near Sangeang volcano open soft coral near Sangeang volcano anemone abstract anemone abstract red bubble anemone red bubble anemon anemone abstract anemone abstract bubble anemone abstract sole skin hard coral abstract soft coral abstract mating fish do not know the name scorpion leaf fish Denise’s pygmy seahorse anemone abstract lacy rhinopias rhinopias pair to the lacy rhinopias nudibranch eggs giant clam giant clam abstract ghost pipefish giant nudibranch for the nearly blind that I could not find in the books spiny tiger shrimp in Seraya spiny tiger shrimp in Seraya spiny tiger shrimp in Seraya spiny tiger shrimp in Seraya second giant nudibranch for the nearly blind that I could not find in the books pteraeolidia ianthina symbiotic relationship with algae that photosynthesize and produce sugars for the nudibranch brown patch carminodoris white stripe atagema box crab decorator crab out at night peacock tailed shrimp on a different anemone discodoris boholensis hyselodoris infucata feather worm reticulated sapsucking slug boxer crab with eggs giant mantis shrimp phyllidia pustulosa giant clam abstract nemo in his anemone sea star that I have not been able to name sea star that I have not been able to name sea star that I have not been able to name sea star that I have not been able to name sea star that I have not been able to name number 41 sea star that I have not been able to name giant clam abstract elephant ear sponge close-up open coral polyps in black and white Komodo island-scape break from the boat for a volleyball match on an island somewhere in Indonesia best crew in Indonesia! another island somewhere in Indonesia unique palm trees on this island my favorite wildlife in Komodo, the Komodo dragon on a lovely beach that we were moored at for two days wow! incrrredible dive guides who are also brothers Irwan and Franckie view from Strawberry Rock “prehistoric” komodo landscape/seascape view from Strawberry Rock view from Strawberry Rock Strawberry Rock abstract iron ore exposed Nadia and Dieter climb Strawberry Rock Pink Beach red coral that makes Pink Beach Pink Beach at sunset singing, dancing last night crew and guests saying good-bye is as sad for the crew as for the guests sunset in Komodo sunrise in Seraya sunrise in Seraya rice paddy on Bali terraced rice paddy rice paddy Mount Agung on Bali hindu mother temple on Bali roof at the mother temple Amlapura water park in Bali Alit excellent dive guide in Seraya bathroom with a view…of the sun and stars sunset in Seraya Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... 2 thoughts on “komodo 2013” Add yours Beautiful pictures, janice. And good to see the name documentation. Is there an available database holding other information regarding species? Like range, size, etc? Reply Thanks Burt! There are books that I am always using. http://www.fishid.com You can find some at this link. It looks like a website that just sells books but there is an interesting blog and articles by the authors of these books. They sort of document reef creatures. Funny that you should ask anyway because once someone asked exactly how big the creatures were. I never thought about how scary the photos might be if you thought the creatures were about 1 meter high! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. 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