California Fish Photos

California Fish Photos
California is known for epic kelp diving. Last summer, I finally had the chance to explore the kelp forest ecosystem for ...

Convict Tang Larval Rearing

Convict Tang Larval Rearing
Surgeonfish (family Acanthuridae) are an important group of reef fishes with a small mouth; a deep, compressed body; and sharp ...

Pacific Chub Larval Rearing

Pacific Chub Larval Rearing
Sea chubs or ruddefishes (Kyphosidae) are primarily tropical, schooling, herbivorous, coastal reef fishes comprising 4 genera and 11 species. They ...

Black-lipped Butterflyfish Breeding

C. kleinii adult
Butterflyfishes are mostly small, conspicuously colorful reef fishes with deep, laterally compressed bodies and small mouths. The family comprises 130 ...

Ornate Wrasse Breeding

Ornate Wrasse Breeding
Wrasses are a large and diverse group of mostly brightly colored, carnivorous reef fishes, comprising 82 genera and over 600 ...

Redbarred Dragonet Larval Rearing

Redbarred Dragonet Larval Rearing
The Redbarred Dragonet or Tiny Hawaiian Dragonet, Synchiropus rubrovinctus, is a rare, cryptic dragonet species that has only been found ...

Bicolor Anthias Larval Rearing

Bicolor Anthias Larval Rearing
Bicolor Anthias (Pseudanthias bicolor) juveniles were raised from eggs collected in coastal waters off Oahu’s south shore. This species is ...

Slender Mola Larval Rearing

Slender Mola Larval Rearing
The molas (Family: Molidae) are large, unusual, epipelagic, circumtropical to circumtemperate fishes; comprising just 4 species in 3 genera. They ...

Philippine Fish and Invertebrate Photos

Philippine Fish and Invertebrate Photos
Anilao is a prime destination for underwater photographers, especially macro and muck diving enthusiasts. The healthy and incredibly diverse reefs ...

Yellow Anthias Larval Rearing

Yellow Anthias Larval Rearing
The Yellow Anthias (Odontanthias fuscipinnis) is a rare, deepwater fish, endemic to Hawaii. It commands a high price in the ...

Blue Shark Photos

Blue Shark Photos
Blue sharks (Prionace glauca) are circumglobal—they are found around the world in many different environments. They prefer cooler waters between ...

Hawaiian Seamoth Larval Rearing

Hawaiian Seamoth Larval Rearing
The sea moths (Pegasidae) are small, unusual, benthic fishes comprising two genera and five species. They are found in the ...