oceanzam: Ring-tailed Cardinalfish (Ostorhinchus aureus) male, mouth brooding eggs. I can never get that full ...out of the mouth aerating roll.
oceanzam: My favorite shot from last year. Coleman Shrimp (Periclimenes colemani) pair on Fire Urchin
oceanzam: French Angelfish (Pomacanthus paru) juvenile
oceanzam: Queen Angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris) juvenile to intermediate phase
oceanzam: Nudibranch - The Elysia Crispata Sea Slug is also known as the Lettuce Sea Slug. It is only about 1-2cms in length.
oceanzam: Flamingo Tongue, Cozumel Mexico
oceanzam: Scuba Diver's Paradise
oceanzam: Goldentail Moray Eel (Gymnothorax miliaris)
oceanzam: Foureye Butterflyfish (Chaetodon capistratus)
oceanzam: Sailboats in the Sunset
oceanzam: Whassup??!!
oceanzam: When overnight rain showers bring an early morning rainbow
oceanzam: Kiteboarder catching a wave on Cozumel's "wild side"
oceanzam: Arrow Crab (Stenorhynchus seticornis) in an Azure Vase Sponge
oceanzam: The colors of dusk in the Caribbean
oceanzam: Queen Angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris) cruising the reef
oceanzam: White-nosed Pipefish (Cosmocampus albirostris)
oceanzam: Sailboat Sunset
oceanzam: Splendid Toadfish (Sanopus splendidus) which is endemic to Cozumel, getting a cleaning by a Lysmata grabhami cleaner shrimp
oceanzam: After the sunset, the best colors light the sky
oceanzam: Caribbean Reef Octopus (Octopus briareus)
oceanzam: Evening sky at Scuba Club Cozumel
oceanzam: Slantbar Shrimp Goby (Amblyeleotris diagonalis) and it's partner Alpheid Shrimp. These two animals have a symbiotic relationship. The shrimp builds and maintains a burrow that both animals live in, and the fish offers the shrimp protection from predators
oceanzam: Flying Gurnard (Dactyloptena orientalis) scurries across the sandy ocean floor, always trying to turn away.
oceanzam: Leopard Crinoid Shrimp (Laomenes Pardus). This tiny shrimp is less than 1 inch in length, and camouflages itself within the feather star.
oceanzam: Whip Coral Goby (Bryaninops yongei) with a parasite living on it's back
oceanzam: Broadclub Cuttlefish (Sepia latimanus) face to face
oceanzam: Thornback cowfish (Lactioria fornasini)
oceanzam: Nudibranch (Sea Slug)- Doriprismatica atromarginata
oceanzam: Cool Balinese statue. Menjangan Island, Bali