Recent Trips

Marathon, Florida  Vol. 2

 

Here is the second of three huge sets of photos taken from a series of dives off Marathon, Florida. 

Sites include Sombrero Reef, Elbow Reef, Stake Reef and The Sanctuary. 

Only one first-time sighting but many nice hard corals.

 

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yellowhead wrasse  initial phase
yellowhead wrasse initial phase
flamingo tongue
flamingo tongue
queen angelfish
queen angelfish
grooved brain coral 37
grooved brain coral 37
spotfin butterfly fish
spotfin butterfly fish
rough cactus coral
rough cactus coral
giant barrel sponge     (2)
giant barrel sponge (2)
knobbed porgy
knobbed porgy
porous sea rod
porous sea rod
smooth  starlet  coral
smooth starlet coral
gray angelfish
gray angelfish
great star coral
great star coral
y branched algae  blue variety
y branched algae blue variety
symmetrical brain coral
symmetrical brain coral
sea plumes
sea plumes
snook facing
snook facing
mustard hill  coral
mustard hill coral
y-twig alga
y-twig alga
lettuce coral
lettuce coral
encrusting zoanthids
encrusting zoanthids
common sea fan (2)
common sea fan (2)
brown cluster tube sponge
brown cluster tube sponge
branchlet sponge
branchlet sponge
boulder brain coral and maze coral
boulder brain coral and maze coral
young loggerhead sponge
young loggerhead sponge
thriving hillside
thriving hillside
symmetrial brain coral 8
symmetrial brain coral 8
sea fans
sea fans
rough cactus coral
rough cactus coral
pretty polyp display
pretty polyp display
overgrowing mat tunicate
overgrowing mat tunicate
maze coral
maze coral
longfin damselfish
longfin damselfish
doctorfish with spottail butterfly
doctorfish with spottail butterfly
icredible scene
icredible scene
great star coral 43
great star coral 43
great star coral 24
great star coral 24
great barracuda
great barracuda
fragile saucer coral (2)
fragile saucer coral (2)
doctorfish
doctorfish