The Best of Antigua

 

A beautiful island with lovely water, but sad, so sad, to see the reefs nearly dead.

Very few fish and corals, but did see several of the only-live-here anemone crabs.

 

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anemone crab 1
anemone crab 1
anenome crabs  live in symbiotic relatio
anenome crabs live in symbiotic relatio
anemone crabs
anemone crabs
anemone crab 10
anemone crab 10
foureye butterflyfish
foureye butterflyfish
batwing coral crab
batwing coral crab
a reef nearly dead
a reef nearly dead
antigua action
antigua action
banded butterflyfish juvenile
banded butterflyfish juvenile
atlantic stingray
atlantic stingray
a few shallow spots with soft corals
a few shallow spots with soft corals
spotted goatfish   ant
spotted goatfish ant
beaugregory
beaugregory
apricot sidegill slug
apricot sidegill slug
balao
balao
a striped snapping shrimp
a striped snapping shrimp
bipinnate sea plumes   antigua
bipinnate sea plumes antigua
blue tang juvenile
blue tang juvenile
blade fire coral
blade fire coral
anemone crabs
anemone crabs
big boulder brain coral
big boulder brain coral
blunt-spined brittle star
blunt-spined brittle star
blushing star coral
blushing star coral
black hamlet  ant
black hamlet ant
a sand diver
a sand diver
beautiful forest of corals and grasses
beautiful forest of corals and grasses
blackbar soldierfish
blackbar soldierfish
brown sponge zoanthid   ant
brown sponge zoanthid ant
bubble tip   ant
bubble tip ant
bubble tipped anenome   ant
bubble tipped anenome ant
blue crust coral
blue crust coral
yellow trumpetfish   ant
yellow trumpetfish ant
doughnut sea rods
doughnut sea rods
checkered  puffer
checkered puffer
checkered puffer
checkered puffer
brown chromis
brown chromis
brittle star
brittle star
anenome crab
anenome crab
clinging crab
clinging crab
flat twig alga  antigua
flat twig alga antigua