Recent Trips

Christmas Cave, Pennycamp Park, Key Largo, FL  7/6/15

 

Thanks to the crew at Rainbow Reef Dive Center

for a good spot and helpful guides.

 

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welcome to the deep water
welcome to the deep water
spanish grunt
spanish grunt
orange icing sponge
orange icing sponge
creole wrasse  intermediate phase
creole wrasse intermediate phase
rock beauty
rock beauty
tiny neon goby
tiny neon goby
nurse shark
nurse shark
low relief lettuce coral
low relief lettuce coral
sheepshead porgy   yellow wash
sheepshead porgy yellow wash
branching vase sponge
branching vase sponge

tan variation

yellow calcerous sponge
yellow calcerous sponge
stopight parrotfish   terminal phase
stopight parrotfish terminal phase
branching vase sponge
branching vase sponge

greenish-grey variation

brown sea plume
brown sea plume

with polyps extended

clubtip finger coral
clubtip finger coral
unknown sponge
unknown sponge
tunnel in the reef
tunnel in the reef
branching vase sponge
branching vase sponge

blue-green variation

cactus coral
cactus coral
grey angelfish
grey angelfish
unknown sponge
unknown sponge
a tunnel full of glassy sweepers
a tunnel full of glassy sweepers
pretty plumes and purple rods
pretty plumes and purple rods
oyster on a sea plume
oyster on a sea plume
foureye butterflyfish
foureye butterflyfish
inquisitive porgy
inquisitive porgy
fused staghorn coral
fused staghorn coral
bermuda chub
bermuda chub
symmetrical brain coral
symmetrical brain coral
ocean surgeonfish   brown variation
ocean surgeonfish brown variation
golden sea plumes
golden sea plumes
christmastree worms
christmastree worms
pink vase sponge
pink vase sponge

green variation

yellow pencil coral (left)
yellow pencil coral (left)

with grooved brain coral (right)

staghorn coral
staghorn coral
creole wrasse above the reef
creole wrasse above the reef
cool sponge
cool sponge
unknown sponge
unknown sponge
contrasting varieties of coral
contrasting varieties of coral
knobby brain coral
knobby brain coral