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This is a photo of the tiny creature fondly called the seapen crab. Taken in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines.
This is a photo of a nudibranch (Doriprismatica Atromarginata) taken during the 2021 Anilao Photo Shootout. I'm surprised, this nudi have 3 rhinopores.
Candy Crab (Hoplophrys oatesi)
Ornate ghost pipefish or harlequin ghost pipefish Solenostomus paradoxus
This is a photo of a mantis shrimp carrying her eggs. The mantis shrimp was curious and wants to investigate the lightning flashes coming her way. smile
Lizard fish face
Crown Shrimp
Periclimenes koronensis/Cuapetes kororensis
This animal has been seen to have a symbiotic relationship with Long Tentacle Plate Corals (Heliofungia actiniformis) in the wild.
This is an image of a fish riding a jellyfish on a blackwater dive in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines. The fish and the jellyfish are in a commensalism relationship. The baby fish is seeking refuge from the jellyfish from its natural predators.
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This is a pink-eyed goby which usually hovers above finger corals and sometimes rests on it. They have beautiful pinkish/ reddish eyes which makes them very beautiful to photograph, tiny as they are. Taken in Anilao, Batangas.
This is a photo of clownfish's eggs. You could see the eyes of the baby fishes through its translucent covering. No single egg was harmed in taking this photo.
This is a photo of a chromodoris willani, sitting on top of a rock or a hard coral. A soft current blows from the east, giving her crown a gentle flow.
Harlequin shrimp
Hymenocera picta
This is a photo of a feeding anemone crab. Taken in Coconut Dive Site in Anilao, Batangas.
Periclimenes imperator on Spanish dancer
Candy crab
Hoplophrys oatesi
This is a photo of an octopus seeking refuge in the dead sea shells. Found in Anilao Pier, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines which is a common sighting in the area. Octopus is one of my favourite subjects.
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Small crab on starfish
Pilodius sp.
Yellow crinoid shrimp close up
Hippolyte catagrapha
This a photo of a crinoid shrimp hanging out inside this beautiful crinoid. Taken in Masaplod, Dauin, Negros Oriental Philippines. This is about 3/4 inch in size.
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Soft Coral Porcelain Crab (Lissoporcellana nakasonei)
Chromodoris kuniei,
Anilao, Philippines
david vs goliath
diamondback (Thysanoteuthis rhombus)
BWD Anilao, Philippines
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Reticulate Pipefish (Corythoichthys flavofasciatus)
Limenandra barnosi
Shot taken in Anilao, Philippines
Pontonides unciger on wire coral
Red Striped Goby
Trimma cana
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