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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Molucca Sea

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Entries to the annual contest close 31st December 2018

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Recently rediscovered Psychedelic Frogfish. A pair discovered under a coral head at 30 feet.
By Charles Rawlings
posted (Last month)
15 votes

Ovulid face on a soft coral bush taken in a one knot current at approximately 80 feet.
By Charles Rawlings
posted (Last month)
12 votes

Pygmy seahorse on gorgonia coral Muricella paraplectana
By Michal Štros
posted (Last month)
11 votes

Nudibranch Chromodoris sp. on a hard coral
By Michal Štros
posted (Last month)
9 votes

A hard coral mouth
By Michal Štros
posted (last week)
8 votes

Porcelain Anemone Crab
By Michal Štros
posted (Last month)
7 votes

Imperial shimp on sea cucumber
By Michal Štros
posted (Last month)
5 votes

Let Go Wonderpus
By Charles Rawlings
posted (6 days ago)
5 votes

Stargazer and cone snail - a deadly combination
By Michal Štros
posted (4 days ago)
4 votes

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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From The Molucca Sea

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Stargazer and cone snail - a deadly combination
4 Votes
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Let Go Wonderpus
5 Votes
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A hard coral mouth
8 Votes
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Porcelain Anemone Crab
7 Votes
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Imperial shimp on sea cucumber
5 Votes
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Pygmy seahorse on gorgonia coral Muricella paraplectana
11 Votes
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Recently rediscovered Psychedelic Frogfish. A pair discovered under a coral head at 30 feet.
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15 Votes
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Ovulid face on a soft coral bush taken in a one knot current at approximately 80 feet.
12 Votes
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Nudibranch Chromodoris sp. on a hard coral
9 Votes
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Nembrotha yonowae on tunicate
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16 Votes
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Anemone Shrimp
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12 Votes
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Chromodoris annae
7 Votes
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Whip Coral Goby
11 Votes
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Fimbriated Moray Eel
7 Votes
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Did you know that Mandarin fish only reproduce around sun... by Robert Smits
Did you know that Mandarin fish only reproduce around sundown? They swim up in a matter of 2 seconds and release their eggs and sperm.
5 Votes
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Close up Headshot of a very shy Sea horse with head bowin... by Niall Deiraniya
Close up Headshot of a very shy Sea horse with head bowing down
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
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Common Seahorse by Daniel Lamborn
Common Seahorse
13 Votes
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Coconut Octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) in its shelter,... by Daniel Lamborn
Coconut Octopus (Amphioctopus marginatus) in its shelter, in the black lava sand of Lembeh Strait. This fascinating creature can be seen walking the bottom carrying coconut shells or seashells under its arms, until finding a safe spot where it settle
10 Votes
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Baby Frogfish in Lembeh Strait. by Daniel Lamborn
Baby Frogfish in Lembeh Strait.
11 Votes
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'Chasing the Dragon' this beatiful Dragon Faced Pipefish ... by Morgan Riggs
'Chasing the Dragon' this beatiful Dragon Faced Pipefish was a slippery subject but finally gave me a brief chance to celebrate its beauty after patiently following and wiating for the right moment. Shot in Lembeh Strait using a Canon G7Xii and inon
10 Votes
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Did you know that Mandarin fish mate just after sunset an... by Robert Smits
Did you know that Mandarin fish mate just after sunset and that they live in small populations and are very skiddish? You can only find them using red lights, which they can't see.. The mating only lasts for a few seconds.
12 Votes
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Did you know that this octopus usually burries themselves... by Robert Smits
Did you know that this octopus usually burries themselves in the sand, making it next to impossible to get a good photo of them? Photographed with a +5 Sea and Sea wet diopter and snoot.
11 Votes
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Did you know that there are thirty species of clownfish r... by Robert Smits
Did you know that there are thirty species of clownfish recognized? and that Anemonefish are omnivorous and can feed on undigested food from their host anemones, and the fecal matter from the anemonefish provides nutrients to the sea anemone?
2 Votes
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Did you know that, despite the typically small size of it... by Robert Smits
Did you know that, despite the typically small size of its members, the family Gobiidae is the largest family of marine fishes, being the home of over 2,000 species? This lemon drop Goby is typically a very shy critter and is very small (it is sittin
8 Votes
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Did you know that these are called boxer crabs, boxing cr... by Robert Smits
Did you know that these are called boxer crabs, boxing crabs and pom-pom crabs? And did you know that they are notable for their mutualism with sea anemones, which they hold in their claws for defense? In return, the anemones get carried around which
3 Votes
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Did you know that Porcelain crabs are small, usually with... by Robert Smits
Did you know that Porcelain crabs are small, usually with body widths of less than 15 mm (0.59 in)? They also share the general body plan of a squat lobster, but their bodies are more compact and flattened, an adaptation for living and hiding under r
7 Votes
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Banggai cardinalfish
5 Votes
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