Break a sponge in half, and two grow. More than a colony, less vulnerable than a tissue-based creature. Tube Sponge (Aplysina fistularis).

mad-as-a-marine-biologist: “ Yellow Tube Sponge Aplysina fistularis © moralcoral The few species of demosponge that have entirely soft fibrous skeletons with no hard elements have been used by humans.

Violet-spotted Reef Lobster here to find out more

The Violet-spotted Reef Lobster (Enoplometopus debelius) is all decked out in hot pink, ready for a night on the town since, you know, lobsters are nocturnal.

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Acropora coral garden with giant clam. Raging Horn, Osprey Reef, Coral Sea Courtesy of Creative Commons

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Spotted jelly (medusa moteada) at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Photo by Marty Cohen Photography.

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Luminous creatures:  Glowing deep sea creatures photographed by Joshua Lambus


These underwater portraits of creatures who inhabit the sea are filled with such character and life. Hawaii-based photographer Joshua Lambus documents the amazing detail of many aquatic species,.

Achilles Tang.... another one day fish! One of my favorite!                                                                                                                                                     More

One of my favourite fish, ever! Achilles Tang/Achilles surgeonfish (Acanthurus achilles) found on reefs of Oceania Hawaii/Pitcairn slightly less in Mariana Islands and sometimes reefs in southern Mexico and Guatemala

baby octopus, Pacific Giant?

What's better than a tiny octopus? A tiny octopus wearing a top hat!