Peanut Island, Florida  01

On a winter day it is hard to believe how much life one may observe
in just a few acres of the water world.

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crevalle jack
crevalle jack
damselfish
damselfish
bermuda chub
bermuda chub
barred schoolmaster
barred schoolmaster
sergeant majors
sergeant majors
margined bi-colored flatworm
margined bi-colored flatworm
stoplight parrotfish
stoplight parrotfish
orangeclaw hermit
orangeclaw hermit
tang
tang
bluehead wrasse  terminal phase
bluehead wrasse terminal phase
bluehead wrasse  intermediate phase
bluehead wrasse intermediate phase
beaded sea star
beaded sea star
scorpionfish
scorpionfish
plumed scorpionfish
plumed scorpionfish
doctorfish
doctorfish
corkscrew anemone 2
corkscrew anemone 2
blue angelfish
blue angelfish
brain coral
brain coral
back to school
back to school
brown sergeant
brown sergeant
banded puffer 3
banded puffer 3
great eastern murex
great eastern murex
great eastern murex
great eastern murex
atlantic spadefish
atlantic spadefish
great barracuda
great barracuda
grooved brain coral
grooved brain coral
grey chub showing spots
grey chub showing spots
horse-eye jacks
horse-eye jacks
glassy sweepers
glassy sweepers
grey snapper  black grunt
grey snapper black grunt
great star coral colony just beginning
great star coral colony just beginning
feather duster worm
feather duster worm
giant hermit crab 3
giant hermit crab 3
goldline blenny
goldline blenny
horse-eyed jack 6
horse-eyed jack 6
egg casing
egg casing
french angelfish 2
french angelfish 2
verigated urchin
verigated urchin
florida stone crab
florida stone crab
smallmouth grunts
smallmouth grunts