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9-18-18 Yellowtail Reeffish Caribbean

TAXONOMY
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Order: Perciformes (Perch-likes)
Family: Pomacentridae (Damselfishes)

Genus/species: Chromis enchrysura

GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS: Max length : 10.0 cm (4 inches) 84 more words

TROPICAL MARINE

Reef Creatures

The Agincourt reef system off the tropical Queensland coast is home to a dazzling variety of beautiful and exotic looking animals

A Cuttlefish displays its unique, flashing color pattern and ability to change skin texture… 73 more words

Underwater

New on 500px : South Waves 5 by AntonRaharja

Indian Ocean, Malimping Beach, West Java Province, Indonesia.

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New on 500px : South Waves 5 by AntonRaharja

Indian Ocean, Malimping Beach, West Java Province, Indonesia.

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Plumeria Winds

Maybe it’s only because I know that it’s September now, but I’ve been noticing the smell of autumn in the air. Even though it remains a steady, humid, 85 degrees something has changed, yet no one else can detect it. 656 more words

Marshall Islands

I Found a Pole

If you read my about me you know that I “ wonder in the ordinarily mundane” (#wordmagic) and this post & pole will serve as proof. 751 more words

Lifestyle

8-31-18 Bank Butterflyfish from Ron's Tropical Marine Series

TAXONOMY
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Order: Perciformes (Perch likes)
Family: Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes)

Genus/species: Chaetodon aya

GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS: C. aya is a silver–white-colored fish with yellow on all fins except the pectoral fins. 264 more words

TROPICAL MARINE