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Our A-Z contains a list of all fish/sea creatures that are stored on the site. All listings are by common names and not scientific names.

Kaleidos Wrasse (juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Bluenose Wrasse, Fairy Wrasse, Nebulous Wrasse, Sand Wrasses. Found singly or in small schools in current prone channels over rubble slopes of reefs rich in.. more

Kanga Nudibranch - Sea Slugs

Also known as Kanga Hypselodoris, Nudibranchs Found singly or in pairs over shallow coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on yellow sponges. Length - 4.5cm Depth.. more

Karimunjawa Dottyback - Dottybacks

Also known as Brownback Dottyback, Yellowbelly Dottyback. Found singly, pairs or in small schools in caves, crevices around bommies of seaward reefs. They feed on small fish and invertebrates. Length.. more

Kathala Croaker - Drums-Croakers

Also known as Marine Croaker. Found in shallow coastal areas and estuaries. They feed on crabs, fish, shrimps, and worms. Length - 27cm Depth - ?m Widespread Indian Ocean Drums are named for.. more

Kelp Bass - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Calico Bass, Cods, Hinds, Rockcods, Rock Sea Bass, Tangbars, Trouts. Found singly usually close to kelp beds throughout the water column in shallow to deeper.. more

Key Worm Eel - Eels-Morays---Snake Eels

Also known as Worm Eel. Found singly sometimes buried in the substrate with just the head showing or more often hiding during the day over rubble, sand and.. more

Keyhole Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Black Angelfish, Dwarf Angel, Dwarf Angelfish, Keyhole Angel, Keyhole Dwarf Angel, Keyhole Pygmy Angelfish, Melas Angelfish, Pygmy Angelfish, Tibicen Angelfish, White-spot Angel. Found singly or.. more

King Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Passer Angel, Passer Angelfish. Found singly or in pairs sometimes in mixed schools over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on algae, sessile invertebrates, plankton and.. more

King Demoiselle - Damselfishes

Also known as King Damselfish, Pink Damsel, Pink Damselfish, Pink Demoiselle, Rex Damsel, Rex Damselfish, Yellowback Damselfish. Found singly or in small schools over surge zones of .. more

King of Herrings - Velifers-Tube-eyes-Ribbonfishes---Oarfishes

Also known as Giant Oarfish, King of the Herrings, Pacific Oarfish, Streamer Fish. Found singly or in pairs swimming usually in very deep waters with its head pointing.. more

Kissing Gourami - Gouramies---Kissing Gouramies

Also known as Green Kisser, Green Kissing Gourami, Kissing Fish, Pink Kisser, Pink Kissing Gourami. Found close to vegetation, near the surface in slow moving waters of lakes.. more

Kissing prochilodus - Characins---Flannel-mouth Characiforms

Also known as Flagtails, Flannel-mouth, Flagtail Characin, Flagtail Prochilodus, Silver Prochilodus. Found in freshwater rapids and fast flowing streams and rivers. Length - 27cm Depth - ?m Widespread South America Found extensively.. more

Klunzinger's Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Rainbowfishes, Rainbow Wrasses, Red Sea Klunzinger Wrasse, Red Sea Rueppelli Wrasse, Rueppell's Wrasse. Found singly or in pairs over coral and rocky areas.. more

Knife Razorfish - Wrasses

Also known as Knife Razor Wrasse, Knife Wrasse, Knifefish, Razor Wrasse, Sand Wrasses. Found singly over current swept rubble, sand and weedy areas of shallow lagoons, diving into.. more

Knife Razorfish (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Knife Razor Wrasse, Knife Wrasse, Knifefish, Razor Wrasse, Sand Wrasses. Found singly over current swept rubble, sand and weedy areas of shallow lagoons, diving into.. more

Knob Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Brain Corals, Rotumana Coral. Found on upper reef slopes of coral and rocky reefs. A wide range of colours with contrasting corallite walls and oral.. more

Knobbed Whelk (Egg Casing) - Sea Snails

Also known as Giant Sea Snails, Whelks, True Whelks and North Atlantic Whelk. Found on intertidal flats and creeks fringed by oyster reef and in subtidal channels. They feed.. more

Knobbly Periwinkle Shell - Sea Snails

Previously known as Nodilittorina trochoides. Also known as Winkles, Periwinkle Shells and Cluster Winkles. Found in groups in shallow protected reefs and rock pools on sandy bottoms. Length - 1cm Depth.. more

Knobby Leather Coral - Soft Corals

Also known as Finger Leather Coral, Leather Corals. Found on coral and rocky reefs, generally have a lumpy finger like appearance. They feed on plankton. Length - 17cm Depth - 2-40m Widespread.. more

Krakatoa Sea Slug - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs. Found singly or in pairs over subtidal reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on sponges. Length - 5.5cm Depth - 2-30m Widespread Western Pacific Opisthobranchia - Nudibranchs.. more

Kune's Chromodoris - Sea Slugs

Also known as Dorid Nudibranch, Kunei Nudibranch, Nudibranchs. Found singly or in pairs amongst sand and rubble areas of coral and rocky reefs They feed on sponges. Length -.. more

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