The Best of The Middle Keys

 

North and South of Marathon, Florida are many reefs in various conditions of health,

but all of them are worthy dives.  This is a large set with many great shots.

Don't stop until the big finish.

 

Click on picture to see the full image and see the creature identification.

Clicking on the "Show More" button at bottom of each section will reveal more pictures.

spotted drum  mar
spotted drum mar
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balloonfish 4
balloonfish 4
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brilliant red florida cucumber
brilliant red florida cucumber
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baby bull shark  marathon fl
baby bull shark marathon fl
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ceasar grunts  somb
ceasar grunts somb
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bubble tipped anemone
bubble tipped anemone
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barrel sponge  mar
barrel sponge mar
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caribbean spiny lobster  mar
caribbean spiny lobster mar
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dare you
dare you
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belted sandfish   tor
belted sandfish tor
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ciliated false squilla   mar
ciliated false squilla mar
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midnight  somb
midnight somb
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nassau grouper  mar
nassau grouper mar
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corals at sombrerro
corals at sombrerro
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gray spotted sea hare 7
gray spotted sea hare 7
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red trumpet   st mar
red trumpet st mar
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cymothoid isopodes   attached to chromis
cymothoid isopodes attached to chromis
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fuzzy chiton  mara
fuzzy chiton mara
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emerald parrotfish  juveniles   mara
emerald parrotfish juveniles mara
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florida fighting conch with foot extende
florida fighting conch with foot extende
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red grouper  mar
red grouper mar
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florida horse conch
florida horse conch
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sliding by on sombrerro reef
sliding by on sombrerro reef
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giant anemone
giant anemone
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juvenile grouper  mar
juvenile grouper mar
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honeycomb cowfish  ind
honeycomb cowfish ind
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corals galore at looe key
corals galore at looe key
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grouper  mar
grouper mar
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pederson cleaner shrimp   mar
pederson cleaner shrimp mar
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fuzzy finger alga  ind
fuzzy finger alga ind
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spotfin butterfly   ma
spotfin butterfly ma
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sea fans  looe key
sea fans looe key
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sea whip  purple variation  indian key
sea whip purple variation indian key
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sea of fans
sea of fans
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sea hare projecting ink cloud
sea hare projecting ink cloud
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apparent cross between trunkfish and hon
apparent cross between trunkfish and hon
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spotfin goby  uncommon   som
spotfin goby uncommon som
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nice spot on looe key
nice spot on looe key
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spotted cleaner shrimp  mar
spotted cleaner shrimp mar
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flamingo tongues  mara
flamingo tongues mara
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