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Not so shy
Curious shy shark on the PMB wreck
New Home
PMB is a sunken minesweeper to form an artificial reef. It recruited neighbouring marine life and is now fully colonised.
Pillar of Life.
Pristine marine life covering the bare metal of the PMB wreck sunken as an artificial reef.
The Curtain
The beautiful oral arms of a root-mouthed jellyfish
Moving slowly Forward
Deceptive Beauty
Sea anemone with an inviting voluptuous orifice, but tentacles with a nasty sting
The Guardian
Gasflame nudibranch is gently protecting her ribbon of eggs
Waiting patiently.
A shark egg waiting for the right moment to give life. Affectionately called mermaid's purse
Hermit crab peeping from its home in a multicolored seafan
A close- up view of the inside of a red fanworm resembling feather dusters
The Sardine Run, South Africa - Wild Coast - A must do experience!
Lizard fish face detail
Cape Fur Seal
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Turtle down the sun
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Lysmata amboinensis shrimp clean Fangtooth moray teeth (Enchelycore anatina)
A False Plum Sea anemone is a decptive beauty with a nasty sting
Denuded Gas flame nudibranch. The lack of of densely covered cerata is unknown to me.
Playful Cape Fur Seal but he also shows his teeth as a warning
Gannet coming in for landing at Bird Island Nature reserve at Lambert's bay
Glorious Frilled Nudibranch
Finger Lickin' Good. False Plum Anemone stretching out its tentacles after a good meal
Soledad (loneliness). The zebra seabream was alone, looking to the surface direction. I took this picture in Hierro island (Canary Islands – Spain), at the end of September 2020.
Shining Light. Colorful Gas flame Nudibranch
The Curtain. Filigreed coral- worms with their delicate white tube and their red feathery feeding branches
The Gate keepers. Sandy anemones occur also in gullies and collect passing food with their sticky tentactles. Sand also sticks to its tentacles therefore the name sandy anemones
Spiral of Life. The fan of the Red fan-worm demonstrated the Fibonacci sequence.
Blue Shark off Cape Point, South Africa
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