Three Islands, Martinique   Vol. 1

May 18, 2017

A shore dive which led to a lovely reef provided rock, sand, strong currents, and sheltered coves
-- so we we saw a little bit of everything.  In these three volumes you will too.

 

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beautiful purple sponge
beautiful purple sponge
three-spot damselfish  juvenile among long-spined urchins (1)
three-spot damselfish juvenile among long-spined urchins (1)
lettuce sea slug
lettuce sea slug
redlip blenny pale phase
redlip blenny pale phase
social feather dusters  lavender variation
social feather dusters lavender variation
blue-ring sea hares
blue-ring sea hares
night seargent
night seargent
green finger sponge
green finger sponge
lined seahorse
lined seahorse
common sea fan
common sea fan
warty corallimorph 21
warty corallimorph 21
blue tang  intermediate phase
blue tang intermediate phase
worms and encrusting sponges
worms and encrusting sponges
star horseshoe worms
star horseshoe worms
sponge brittle star on fire coral
sponge brittle star on fire coral
sharknose goby
sharknose goby
maze coral
maze coral
grooved brain coral   uncommon color variation
grooved brain coral uncommon color variation
geometric encrusting tunicates
geometric encrusting tunicates
butterprint brain coral
butterprint brain coral
blue ring sea hares
blue ring sea hares
redlip blenny
redlip blenny
lumpy encrusting sponge
lumpy encrusting sponge
rough barrel sponges
rough barrel sponges
atlantic trumpetfish juvenile
atlantic trumpetfish juvenile
yellow fanworm
yellow fanworm
christmastree worm in star coral
christmastree worm in star coral
sponge brittle stars
sponge brittle stars
three-spot damselfish
three-spot damselfish
orange filefish
orange filefish
hairy blenny complex female
hairy blenny complex female
encrusting sponges and a solitary cup coral
encrusting sponges and a solitary cup coral
blue-ring sea hare (2)
blue-ring sea hare (2)
black and white viscous sponge
black and white viscous sponge
atlantic trumpetfish juvenile
atlantic trumpetfish juvenile
yellowtail damselfish  initial phase
yellowtail damselfish initial phase
squirrelfish
squirrelfish
smooth trunkfish
smooth trunkfish
warty corallimorph (2)
warty corallimorph (2)
lumpy encrusting sponge
lumpy encrusting sponge