A to Z

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.

Sabre Squirrelfish - Sawbellies---Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Giant Squirrelfish, Longjaw Squirrelfish, Long-jawed Squirrelfish, Spinecheek Squirrelfish, Spiny Squirrelfish. Found singly, pairs or in small schools in caves, crevices and under ledges during the.. more

Saddle Anemonefish - Damselfishes

Also known as Anemonefish, Black-backed Anemonefish, Clown Anemonefish, Clownfish, Fire Anemonefish, Fire Clown, Fire Clownfish, Red Saddleback Anemonefish, Red Saddle Clown, Red Saddle Clownfish, Tomato Clown, Tomato.. more

Saddle Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cave Cod, Cave Grouper, Cave Hind, Cave Rockcod, Cods, Freckled Cod, Freckled Grouper, Freckled Hind, Freckled Rockcod, Hinds, Leopard Hind, Rockcods, Saddle Cod, Saddle.. more

Saddle Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Hawaiian Saddle Wrasse and Saddleback Wrasse. Found in pairs or schools over coral, rock and rubble of clear water lagoons and seaward reefs. They.. more

Saddleback Anemonefish - Damselfishes

Also known as Anemonefishes, Black Saddleback Anemonefish, Black Saddleback Clownfish, Brownsaddle Clownfish, Brown Saddleback Anemonefish, Clownfishes, Clown Anemonefishes, Panda Clownfish, Saddleback Clown, Saddleback Clownfish, White-tipped Anemonefish, Yellowfin.. more

Saddleback Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Black-wedged Butterflyfish, Coralfishes, Double-saddle Butterfly, Falcula Butterfly, Falcula Butterflyfish, Indian Double-saddle Butterflyfish, Pigface Coralfish, Saddleback Butterfly, Saddled Butterflyfish, Sickle Butterflyfish. Found in pairs or small.. more

Saddled Bichir - Bichirs

Also known as Black Volta, Dragonfin Bichir, Reedfishes, Ripsaw Catfish, Ropefishes, Sailfins, Saddled Polypterus, Tiger Polypterus. Found in mangroves, marshes, rivers and swamps. They feed on crustaceans, fish and.. more

Saddled Blenny - Blennies---Labrisomids

Also known as Scaly Blennies. Found singly resting on pectoral and Dorsal Fins blending in with the background in crevices and amongst rubble and weed areas of coral.. more

Saddled Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Blackblotch Butterflyfish, Black-blotched Butterflyfish, Saddle Butterflyfish, Saddleback Butterflyfish, Saddled Coralfish. Found singly or in pairs in clear water lagoons and seaward reefs with rich.. more

Saddled Seabream - Porgies

Also known as Seabreams, Saddled Bream and Saddle Bream. Found shoals over rocky areas and sea grassbeds. Juveniles found in sea grass beds. They are Omnivorous and feed on seaweeds,.. more

Saddled Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Saddled Prawngoby, White-spotted Shrimpgoby. Found singly or in pairs sharing their burrow with their host the alpheid shrimp over coarse sandy bottom, rubble and.. more

Saddled Snake Eel - Eels-Morays---Snake Eels

Also known as Banded Snake Eel, Half-banded Snake Eel. Found singly over sandy areas and seagrass beds of lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed on crustaceans and fish. Length.. more

Saifin Molly - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers

Also known as Tooth Carps, Millionfish, Balloon Molly and Balloon-belly Molly. Found in schools in slow flowing rivers, warm springs, ditches,canals and ponds. They can vary in colour and.. more

Sailfin Armourhead - Armorheads

Also known as Boarfishes, Deepsea Armourhead, Sailfin Boarfish, Sailfin Boarhead, Threebar Boarfish. Found singly or in small schools usually in very deep waters, of rocky reef. They are carnivores. Length.. more

Sailfin Catfish - Catfishes---Eeltail Catfishes

Also known as Eel-tailed Catfish, Butler's Catfish. Found singly in silty coastal areas amongst debris, under ledges and down holes. They are bottom feeders and use the barbels around.. more

Sailfin Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Sea Bass, Rockcods, Cods, Hinds and Trouts, Mangrove Grouper, Yellow Grouper and Colorado Grouper. Found singly resting on reef walls and larva ridges of rocky.. more

Sailfin Molly - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers

Also known as Giant Sailfin Molly, Mexican Sailfin Molly, Yucatan Molly and Yucatan Sailfin Molly. Found in small schools in shallow freshwater ditches, estuaries, lowland streams, marshes, ponds,.. more

Sailfin Snapper - Snappers

Also known as Blue-lined Sea Bream, Blue-gold Striped Snapper, Majestic Snapper, Majestic Threadfin, Threadfin Majestic Snapperfish, Majestic Snapperfish and Hi-fin Snapper. Found singly or in schools over sand.. more

Sailfin Snapper (Juvenile) - Snappers

Also known as Blue-lined Sea Bream, Blue-gold Striped Snapper, Majestic Snapper, Majestic Threadfin, Threadfin Majestic Snapperfish, Majestic Snapperfish and Hi-fin Snapper. Found singly or in schools over sand.. more

Sailor's Eyeball Algae - Algae

Also known as Bubble Algae, Green Algae, Sailor's-eye Ball, Sailor's-eye Balls, Sea Pearl, Sea Pearl Algae, Single Cell Amoeba. Found singly or in groups on hard.. more

Sailor's Grunt - Grunts

Also known as Album, Bastard Margaret, Dogfish, Sailor's Choice, Sand Grunt, Sweetlips. Found in schools over open shallow coastal reefs during the day dispersing at night to hunt.. more

Salema - Porgies

Also known as Seabreams, Salema Porgy, Cow Bream, Sharp-snout Sea Bream and Goldline. Found singly or in small shoals over sandy and rocky areas with rich algae growth. Juveniles.. more

Sally Lightfoot Crab - Crabs---Shore Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, Lightfoot Crab, Mottled Crab, Mottled Lightfoot Crab, Mottled Sally Lightfoot, Mottled Sally Lightfoot Crab, Pale-lined Tropical Rock Crab, Rocky Shore Crab, Rock.. more

Salps - Tunicates

Also known as Pelagic Tunicate, Planktonic Tunicates, Salps, Sea Gooseberries, Sea Jellies, Thaliacea. Found singly or in chains, these maybe as long as 5 meters! They feed on phytoplankton. Length.. more

Samoan Pipefish - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Brown Pipefish. Found singly under and around shallow coral, crevices and rocky substrates and reef pools of lagoons and coastal reefs. They feed on tiny.. more

Sanctori Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Provenance Sea Cucumber, Variable Sea cucumber and Sea Gherkin. Found singly or in groups on coral reefs over rubble and sandy areas. They feed on plankton. Length.. more

Sand Bubbler Crab - Crabs---Sand Bubbler Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, True Crabs and Sand Bubblers. Found just below the high tide mark of wave exposed estuaries, sandy beaches, mud and mangrove areas often.. more

Sand Diver - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Common Sand Diver, Filamented Sand Dragon, Intermediate Lizardfish, Sanddiver Lizardfish. Found singly or in pairs half buried or resting on boulders and sandy bottoms and.. more

Sand Perch - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Blue-striped Sand Perch, Sand Sea Bass, Sandfish. Found singly near to their crevice or hole which they retreat to when threatened, close to shallow banks.. more

Sand Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Fierce Shrimpgoby, Pale Shrimpgoby, Sandy Partner Goby, Sandy Prawngoby, Sandy Shrimpgoby, Shrimp Gobies. Found singly or in pairs sharing their burrows with Alpheid shrimps.. more

Sand Sifting Sea Star - Sea Stars

Also known as Brown-spotted Comb Star, Comb Sea Star, Comb Star, Comb Starfish, Marginal Spine Sea Star, Sand Sifting Starfish, Sand Star, Starfish, Spiny Sea Star, Spiny.. more

Sand Steenbras - Porgies

Also known as Striped Bream, Striped Seabream. Found in small to large schools over mud, sand and seagrass beds of coastal waters and estuaries. They feed on small.. more

Sand Tiger Shark - Sharks---Sand Tigers

Also known as Mackerel Sharks, Dogfish Shark, Grey Nurse Shark, Ground Shark, Nurse Shark, Ragged Tooth Shark, Sand Bull Shark, Spotted Ragged-tooth Shark. Found singly or in small.. more

Sand Tilefish - Tilefishes

Also known as Caribbean Sand Tilefish, Muttonfish, Sand Blanquillo, Sand Eel, Sandfish, Whitey, Whiting. Found singly or in pairs in miles of self-made burrows from rock and shells.. more

Sandbar Shark - Sharks---Requim Sharks

Also known as Brown Shark, Large-finned Shark, Northern Whaler Shark, Queriman Shark, Sand Shark, Thickskin Shark. Found singly in shallow waters of bays, harbours and river mouths, also.. more

Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimps, Cleaner Shrimps, Commensal Shrimps. Found on various anemones and corals over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on parasites, plankton. Length - 2.5cm Depth.. more

Sargassumfish - Anglerfishes---Frogfishes

Also known as Marbled Angler, Marbled Anglerfish, Mouse Fish, Sargassum Anglerfish, Sargassum Frogfish, Wartskin Frogfish. Found singly or in groups sheltering in Sargassum seaweed or mats of weed.. more

Satomi's Pygmy Seahorse - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Miniature Seahorses, Pygmy Seahorses. Found singly, pairs or groups at night anchored with their tails to sea fans over coral reefs. Difficult to find during.. more

Saucereye Porgy - Porgies

Also known as Porgy Grunts and Goat's Head Porgy. Found swimming or hovering above sandy areas of clear water coral reefs. Often display body bars when close to.. more

Saulos's Mbuna - Cichlids

Also known as Dwarf Mbuna, Malawi Cichlid, Mbuna, Saulosi Cichlid, Saulosi Mbuna. Found in large schools over sediment-free rocky areas of upper reefs in surf zones. They feed on.. more

Sauro Lizardfish - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Calico Lizardfish, Panamanian Lizardfish, Reef Lizardfish. Found singly half buried or resting on boulders, gravel and sandy bottoms coral reefs. They feed on crustaceans and small.. more

Sawbwa Barb - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Asian Rummy Nose, Burmese Rummy Nose, Naked Micro Rasbora, Rummynose Rasbora. Found in large schools amongst dense vegetation in clear, peaty and very murky.. more

Scalefin Anthias - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Basslets, Goldie, Jewel Fairy Basslet, Lyretail Anthias, Lyretail Coralfish, Lyretail Fairy Basslet, Orange Basslet, Orange Fairy Basslet, Orange Sea Perch, Rainbow, Red Coral Perch,.. more

Scalloped Hammerhead - Sharks---Hammerhead-Bonnethead-Scoophead Sharks

Also known as Bronze Hammerhead Shark, Kidney-headed Shark, Scalloped Hammerhead Shark, Southern Hammerhead. Found singly or in groups in coastal seaward reefs, around islands and in very deep.. more

Scalloped Ribbonfish (Juvenile) - Velifers-Tube-eyes-Ribbonfishes---Ribbonfishes

Also known as Sicklefish. Found swimming in deep waters with its head pointing upwards in deep open waters. They feed on crustaceans, small fish and squid. Juveniles close to shore. Their.. more

Scalpel Sawtail - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Tangs and Unicornfishes. Found in groups in surge zones of shallow rocky areas of coral reefs. They feed on plankton and algae. Length -.. more

Scaly Chromis - Damselfishes

Also known as Brown Chromis, Puller, Scaly Puller. Found in schools close to shelter over coral rich area of lagoons, seaward and outer reef slopes. They feed on.. more

Scaly Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Blue Damsel, Scaly Damselfish. Found singly or in small schools feeding in the water column over lagoons, passages and outer reef slopes. They feed on zooplankton. Geographical.. more

Scaly Thorny Oyster - Bivalves

Also known as Bivalves, Molluscs, Oysters, Ducal Thorny Oyster, Northern Thorny Oyster and Spiny Oyster. Found in sheltered shallow locations of coral and rocky reefs, usually attached rocks.. more

Scarface Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Redhead Blenny, Reef Blennies Rock Blennies. Found singly on hard bottoms over shallow surge zones of coastal coral and rocky reefs. They feed on.. more

Scarlet Cleaner Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Blood Red Fire Shrimp, Blood Red Shrimp, Blood Shrimp, Carid Shrimps, Cleaner Shrimps, Deep Red Shrimp, Fire Cleaner Shrimp, Fire Shrimp, Red Fire Shrimp,.. more

Scarlet Soldierfish - Sawbellies---Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Bigeye Soldier, Bigeye Soldierfish, Big-eyed Soldier, Big-eyed Soldierfish, Big-eyed Squirrelfish, Port Praslin Squirrelfish, Reef Soldierfish, Scarlet Soldier, Smooth-cheeked Soldierfish. Found in small loose schools in.. more

Scarred Flatworm - Flatworms

Also known as Polyclad Flatworms and Marine Worms. Found singly or in pairs on coral and rocky reef tops amongst sand and rubble. They feed on ascidians. Length - 4.5cm Depth.. more

Scatty - Scats

Also known as Banded Scat, Tiger Scat, Striped Scat, African Scat, African Banded Scat and Ruby Scat. Found singly or in small groups in murky waters of coastal.. more

Schlegel's Feather Star - Feather Stars

Also known as Crinoids, Sea Lilies, Storked Sea Lilies, Feather Star Criniod, Feather Starfish and Variable Bushy Feather Star. Found singly or in groups on high coral outcrops.. more

Schmedelian Pincushion Sea Star - Sea Stars

Also known as Cushion Star, Patchwork Sea Star, Patchwork Starfish, Pillow Sea Star, Pillow Starfish, Pincushion Sea Star, Pincushion Starfish, Pink Pillow, Schmedelian Pincushion Sea Star, Starfish. Found.. more

Schooling Bannerfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Bannerfishes, Coralfishes, False Moorish Idol, Heniochus Butterfly, Pennant Butterflyfish, Pennant Coralfish, Pennantfishes, Poorman's Moorish Idol, Schooling Butterflyfish, Schooling Coachman, Schooling Pennant Butterflyfish, Schooling Pennantfish. Found.. more

Schoolmaster - Snappers

Also known as Dogtooth Snapper, Schoolmaster Snapper, Schooly. Found in small to large schools hovering above reefs often in the shade of large corals especially elkhorn corals or.. more

Schoolmaster (Juvenile) - Snappers

Also known as Dogtooth Snapper, Schoolmaster Snapper, Schooly. Found in small to large schools hovering above reefs often in the shade of large corals especially elkhorn corals or.. more

Schultz's Pipefish - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Guilded Pipefish, Long-snouted Pipefish. Found in pairs or small schools amongst corals and sea fans over lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed on tiny swimming.. more

Scissortail Damselfish - Damselfishes

Also known as Scissortai Chromis, Puller, White-spot Chromis. Found in large schools on sandy bottoms over coral and rocky reefs or high in the water column feeding. They feed.. more

Scissortail Fusilier - Fusiliers

Also known as Blue Fusilier, Blue-and-Gold Fusilier, Blue-and-Yellow Fusilier, Goldband Fusilier, Gold-banded Fusilier, Scissor-tailed Fusilier. Found in schools over coral reefs in deep lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed.. more

Scissortail Rasbora - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Black Scissortail, Scissorfish, Scissortail, Scissor-tailed Rasbora, Threeline Rasbora, Three-lined Rasbora. Found close to the surface in open areas of slow flowing waters of canals, ditches,.. more

Scissortail Sergeant - Damselfishes

Also known as Scissortail Sergeant Major, Sergeant, Sergeant Major, Six-banded Sergeant Major, Six-barred Sergeant Major, Striptail Damselfish, Stripe-tailed Damselfish. Found in schools close to tall soft corals and.. more

Scissortail Synodontis - Catfishes---Squeakers-Upside-down Catfishes

Also known as African Catfish, Gabon Catfish. Found during the day in tropical waters over rapids of rocky shores, active at night Length - 4.6cm Depth - ?m Localised - Africa.. more

Scorpion Spider Shell - Sea Snails

Also known as Lambis Scorpio Conch, Scorpio Conch, Scorpio Spider Conch, Scorpion Conch, Scorpion Spider Conch, Scorpion Shell, Spider Conch, Spider Sea Shells, True Conch. Found singly amongst.. more

Scott's Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Multicolor Fairy Wrasse, Scott's Fairy Wrasse, Scott's Greenback Fairy Wrasse, Scott's Multicolor Wrasse, Scott's Velvet Wrasse, Small-mouthed Wrasses. Found singly or in small schools feeding.. more

Scrawled Cowfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Trunkfishes. Found singly mainly over seagrass beds and walls remaining motionless, blending in with the background, if detected will quickly retreat. They feed on.. more

Scrawled Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Broomtail File, Broomtail Filefish, Scrawled Leatherjacket, Scribbled Filefish, Scribbled Fish, Scribbled Leatherjacket, Scribbled Leatherjacket Filefish, Scrolled Filefish, Tobaccofish. Found singly over deep coastal slopes.. more

Scribbled Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Scribbled Angel. Found singly, pairs or in small schools over soft bottoms or open flat bottoms and rubble areas with coral, sea whip and sponge.. more

Scribbled Rabbitfish - Rabbitfishes

Also known as Black Spinefoot, Black Trevally, Blue-spotted Trevally, Blunt-nosed Rabbitfish, Blunt-nosed Spinefoot, Happy Moments, Little Rabbitfish, Little Spinefoot, Marbled Rabbitfish, Marbled Spinefoot, Mi-mi, Scribbled Spinefoot, Spinefoots,.. more

Sculptured Mitten Lobster - Lobsters---Slipper Lobsters

Also known as Antarctic Slipper Lobster, Brown Slipper Lobster, Bulldozer Lobster, Grey Crayfish, Mitten Lobsters, Rock Lobsters, Sculptured Slipper Lobster, Sea Cockroach. Found singly or in small.. more

Scythe Triggerfish - Triggerfishes

Also known as Boomerang Triggerfish, Bursa Trigger, Bursa Triggerfish, Lei Trigger, Lei Triggerfish, Pallid Triggerfish, Scimitar Triggerfish, Sickle Triggerfish, Whiteline Trigger, Whiteline Triggerfish. Found singly over drop-offs and.. more

Sea Cucumber Scale Worm - Scale Worms

Also known as Clubbed Scale Worm, Club-spined Scale Worm, Commensal Scaleworm, Cucumber Worm, Marine Worms, Polynoid Worms, Sea Cucumber Worm. Found on various species of sea cucumbers on.. more

Sea Mouse - Fire Worms

Also known as Bristle Worms, Marine Fireworms, Marine Worms, Rock Worms, Segmented Sea Worms, Segmented Worms, Tubeworms, Aphrodite's Worm, Common Sea Mouse, European Sea Mouse and Sea.. more

Sea Nettle - Jellyfish

Also known as Sea Jellies and Sea Nettle Jellyfish. Found near the surface drifting in bays, lagoons and estuaries, sometimes can be found in the open. They feed on.. more

Sea Orange - Sponges

Also known as Ball Sponge, Demosponges, Golden Ball Sponges, Golf Ball Sponge, Marine Sponges, Orange Puffball Sponge. Found singly or in colonies on drop-offs, under ledges along slopes.. more

Sea Pansy - Sea Pansies

Also known as - no other name. Found singly or in groups in shallow waters on soft sandy bottoms, attached by their stalks, if dislodged they will.. more

Sea Raft - Jellyfish

Also known as Colonial Hydroid, Velella, By-the-wind Sailor, Purple Sail, Little Sail, Little Sailors, Sail Jellyfish and Living Sailboat. Found on the surface of waters with the.. more

Sea Squirts - Ascidians

Also known as Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians, Robust Sea Squirt, Sea Squirts, Stalked Ascidian, Tunicates, Zoids. Found often in dense patches of cylindrical zooids, on walls and drop.. more

Sea Star Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Crustaceans, Carid Shrimps, Commensal Shrimps, Cleaner Shrimp, Starfish Shrimp and Imperial Shrimp. Found on Sea Stars in a symbiotic relationship, hence the name! They feed on.. more

Sea Trout - Salmons---Salmonids

Also known as Blacktail, Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Brownie, Finnick, Galway Sea Trout, Gillaroo, Herling, Lammas Men, Lammas Whiting, Loch Leven Trout, Orangefin, Orkney Sea Trout, Peal,.. more

Sea Trumpeter - Grunters-Tigerperches

Also known as Tigerfish. Found in schools over shallow sandy bottoms and seagrass beds in brackish waters of estuaries, mangroves and coastal shorelines. They feed on algae, small fish.. more

Sea Whip Coral - Black Corals

Also known as ?Junceella fragilis?, Octocorals, Whip Coral, Wire Coral, Black Coral Sea Whip, Black Wire-coral and Whip Gorgonian. Found on walls and reef flats. They feed on plankton. Varies.. more

Seagrass Razorfish - Wrasses

Also known as Sand Wrasses, Razorfishes, Razor Wrasses and Seagrass Wrasse, Seagrass Nurse and Green-banner Wrasse. Found singly or in loose groups over sandy areas close to or.. more

Seaweed Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies. Found in crevices and holes in eroded boulders, mangrove roots and rocks over shallow reefs rich in algae.. more

Sebae Anemonefish - Damselfishes

Also known as Anemonefish, Black Sebae Anemonefish, Brown Clownfish, Clown Anemonefish, Clownfish, Picasso Sebae Clownfish, Platinum Sebae Clownfish, Saddleback Clownfish, Sebae Clown, Sebae Clownfish, Seba's Anemonefish, Seba's.. more

Secret Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Brain Corals, Honeycomb Coral, Large Star Coral, Larger Star Coral, Moon Coral, Pineapple Coral, Star Coral. Found over most reef environments of coral and rocky.. more

Semicircle Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Blue Angel, Blue Angelfish, Blue Koran Angel, Halfcircle Angelfish, Half-circled Angelfish, Koran Angel, Koran Angelfish, Koran Semicircle Angelfish, Zebra Angelfish. Found singly or in pairs.. more

Semicircle Angelfish (juvenile) - Angelfishes

Also known as Blue Angel, Blue Angelfish, Blue Koran Angel, Halfcircle Angelfish, Half-circled Angelfish, Koran Angel, Koran Angelfish, Koran Semicircle Angelfish, Zebra Angelfish. Found singly or in pairs.. more

Senator Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Senator Fish, Purple-banded Wrasse and Patrician Wrasse. Found singly or in groups in shallow waters of rocky reefs near algae covered rocks and sponge.. more

Seram Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Ceram Blenny, Coral Blennies, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies. Found singly over shallow silty waters of sheltered bays and lagoons amongst rubble areas rich in coral.. more

Serene's Black Coral Crab - Crabs---Coral Crabs

Also known as Black Coral Crab, Brachyura Crabs. Found on coral and rocky reefs, between the finger-like branches of black coral formations. They hide during the day coming out.. more

Sergeant Major - Damselfishes

Also known as Coralfish, Five-banded Damselfish, Five-banded Sergeant Major, Fivefinger, Indo-Pacific Seargeant, Pilotfish, Sergeant, Sergeant Major Damselfish, Striped Sergeant Damselfish. Found in large schools over shallow reef tops. They.. more

Severum - Cichlids

Also known as Banded Cichlid, Common Severum, Deacon, Hero, Hero Severum, Gold Severum, Golden Red Spot Severum, Green Severum, Red Spot, Red Spot Severum. Found in schools within.. more

Seychelles Soldier - Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Pinecone Soldierfish and Seychelles Soldierfish. Found in caves and overhangs. Colour varies with light. They feed on zooplankton usually shrimp and crab larvae. Length - 23cm Depth - 2-21m Widespread.. more

Shadowfin Soldierfish - Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Blackfin Soldierfish, Blue Squirrelfish, Bronze Soldierfish, Onespot Squirrelfish, Shadowfish Soldierfish, Shoulderbar Soldierfish. Found singly or in small schools in caves and under ledges during the.. more

Shaggy Seahare - Sea Slug---Sea Hares

Also known as Bluedot Seahare, Feathery Seahare, Frilled Seahare, Furry Seahare, Hairy Seahare, Hirsute Seahare, Leach's Seahare, Nudibranchs, Ragged Seahare. Found singly in pairs or groups over estuaries.. more

Shallow Water Hydriod - Hydroids

Also known as Feather Hydroid, Fire Hydroid, Fireweed, Philippine Hydroid, Sea Ferns, Stinging Bush Hydroid, Stinging Hydroid, White Stinger. Found in colonies over shallow water coral and rocky.. more

Shallow Water Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Edible Sea Cucumber, Lollyfish, Tripang. Found singly or in groups often covered in sand over fine sandy areas coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Called.. more

Shanny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Common Blenny, Common Shanny, Coral Blennies, European Shanny, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies, Shan. Found singly in or out of shallow waters often hiding under rocks.. more

Sharknose Goby - Gobies

Also known as Caribbean Cleaner Goby, Cleaner Gobies, Golden Neon Goby, Gudgeons, Neon Gobies, Sharknose Cleaning Gobies, Sharpness Goby. Found in pairs on live coral heads at cleaning.. more

Sharksucker - Remoras

Also known as Live Sharksucker, Shark Remora, Slender Sharksucker, Slender Suckerfish, Slender Suckingfish, Striped Remora, Striped Suckerfish, Suckerfish, Suckingfish, Whitefin Sharksucker, White-tailed Remora. Found singly or in schools.. more

Sharp-headed Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Brown-lined Wrasse, Finescale Razorfish, Hawaiian Knifefish, Hawaiian Razorfish, Razor Wrasses, Sand Wrasses, Sharp-headed Wrasse Fish, Slender Razorfish, Slender Sand Wrasse. Found singly over sandy bottoms.. more

Sharpnose Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Caribbean Sharpnose Puffer, Pufferfish, Sharpnose Pufferfish. Found singly or in pairs swimming close to reef margins, mangroves and seagrass beds over lagoons and seaward reefs. They.. more

Sharpsnout Seabream - Porgies

Also known as Seabreams and Sheepshead Sea Bream. Found singly or in small shoals over sandy and rocky areas of coastal waters. Juveniles found in lagoons and rock.. more

Sharptail Eel - Eels-Morays---Snake Eels

Also known as Seasnake, Sharptail Snake Eel. Found singly swimming in shallow clearwaters close to the bottom of sandy areas and in seagrass beds around harbours and reefs. They.. more

Shaw's Cowfish - Boxfishes---Deepwater Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Temperate Boxfishes, Trunkfishes, Shaw's Boxfish, Shaw's Trunkfish, Striped Cowfish, Striped Trunkfish. Found singly on on coastal reefs and deep estuaries but usually in very.. more

Sheepshead - Porgies

Also known as Sea Breams, Convictfish, Sheepshead Seabream and Southern Sheepshead. Found in schools in brackish bays, estuaries, lagoons and spring basins, over rocky shores and around pilings.. more

Sheepshead Minnow - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers---Pupfishes

Also known as Atlantic Pupfish, Bahama Sheepshead Minnow, Pursy Minnow, Sheepshead Pupfish, Variegated Minnow. Found in schools close to vegetation in brackish fresh and salty waters over muddy.. more

Sheepshead Porgy - Porgies

Also known as Littlemouth Porgy, Porgy Grunts, Speckled Porgy. Found swimming or hovering above semi-hard bottoms of clearwater coral reefs. Often display body bars when close to the.. more

Shingle Urchin - Sea Urchins

Also known as Cliff-clinging Urchin, Helmet Urchin, Rock Urchin. Found singly or in groups on strong wave battered shorelines of coastal reefs. Their unique shape helps decrease the.. more

Shirin's Phyllidiopsis - Sea Slugs

Also known as Dorid Nudibranch, Nudibranchs, Shirin Sea Slug, Shirinae Nudibranch, Shireen's Phyllidiopsis Nudibranch, Warty Sea Slugs. Found singly or in pairs amongst sand and rubble areas of.. more

Shoemaker Spinefoot - Rabbitfishes

Also known as African White-spotted Rabbitfish, Brown Spinefoot, Marbled Spinefoot, Seagrass Rabbitfish, Spinefoots, White-spotted Rabbitfish, White-spotted Spinefoot. Found in schools over seagrass beds in coastal areas and inner.. more

Short-finned Eel - Eels---Freshwater Eels

Also known as Freshwater Eels, Morays, River Eels, Glass Eels, Australian Short-finned Eel, Australian shortfin glass Eel, Shortfin Freshwater Eel, Short-finned Freshwater Eel, Shortfin Eel, Silver Eel,.. more

Short-spined Sea Scorpion - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Sculpins

Also known as Arctic Sculpin, Bull Rout, Bullhead, Daddy Sculpin, European Sculpin, Father Lasher, Goat Sculpin, Greenland Bullhead, Greenland Sculpin, Guffy, Horny Whore, Pigfish, Scolping, Scully, Scummy,.. more

Short-tailed Latirus - Sea Snails

Also known as Horse Conchs, Many-angled Spindle, Many-angled Spindle Shell, Spindle Shells, Tulip Shells. Found over rubble and sandy areas of coral and rocky reefs. These shells resemble a.. more

Short-tailed Pipefish - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Bent Pipefish, Bentstick Pipefish, Chocolate Pipefish, Double-ended Pipefish, Longsnout Stickpipefish, Ringed Pipefish, Stickpipefish. Found singly or in pairs over soft mud and sand bottoms with.. more

Shortfin Lionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Dwarf Fuzzy Lionfish, Dwarf Lion, Dwarf Lionfish, Featherfish, Fuzzy Dwarf Lionfish, Lionfishes, Shortfin Firefish, Shortfin Turkeyfish, Short-finned Lionfish, Short-spined Butterfly Cod, Short-spined Scorpionfish, Turkeyfish,.. more

Shortfin Lionfish (juvenile) - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Dwarf Fuzzy Lionfish, Dwarf Lion, Dwarf Lionfish, Featherfish, Fuzzy Dwarf Lionfish, Lionfishes, Shortfin Firefish, Shortfin Turkeyfish, Short-finned Lionfish, Short-spined Butterfly Cod, Short-spined Scorpionfish, Turkeyfish,.. more

Shortfin Lizardfish - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Short-finned Lizardfish, Short-finned Saury, Shortpectoral Fin Lizardfish, Synodontid Lizardfish. Found over muddy bottoms of the continental shelf. They feed on small fish and benthic invertebrates. Length -.. more

Shortfin Molly - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers

Also known as Tooth Carps, Millionfish, Molly, Mexican Molly, Atlantic Molly, Orangefin Molly, Cave Molly and Sailfin Molly. Found in schools in rivers, warm springs, ditches and canals,.. more

Shortfin Scorpionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Coral Scorpionfish, Firefish, Lowfin Scorpionfish, Shortfin Goblinfish, Shortfin Rockfish, Short-finned Scorpionfish, Short-spined Scorpionfish, Stingfish. Found singly or in pairs well camouflaged sandy bottoms of coastal.. more

Shorthead Fangblenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Black-banded Blenny, Dandy Blenny, Fang Blennies, Sabretooth Blennies, Sabre-toothed Blennies, Shorthead Sabretooth Blenny, Short-headed Blenny, Short-headed Sabretooth, Short-headed Sabretooth Blenny, Striped Fangblenny Mimic, Striped.. more

Shortjaw Lizardfish - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Norman's Lizardfish, Sand Lizardfish. Found singly or in pairs half buried or resting on mud and sandy bottoms over current swept areas of offshore reefs. They.. more

Shortnose Batfish - Anglerfishes---Batfishes

Also known as Deep-sea Batfishes, Handfishes, Longnose Batfish, Red-bellied Batfish, Seabats, Short-nosed Batfish, Slantbrow Batfish, Walking Batfish. Found singly on mud, rubble and sandy bottoms resting on the.. more

Shortnose Sturgeon - Sturgeons

Also known as Bottlenose Sturgeon, Mammose Sturgeon, North American Sturgeon, Paddlefishes, Pinkster, Round-noser Sturgeon, Salmon Sturgeon, Short-nosed Little Sturgeon. Found on soft substrates in bays, estuaries and lakes.. more

Shortpouch Pygmy Pipehorse - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Dwarf Pipehorse, Northern Little Pipehorse, Pipehorse, Pipe Seahorse, Pygmy Pipehorse. Found in pairs over algae and seagrass beds close to reefs. They feed on zooplankton which.. more

Shortstripe Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Black-banded Cardinal, Black-banded Cardinalfish, Chubby Cardinalfish, Cook's Cardinalfish, Cook's Soldierfish, Multi-lined Cardinalfish. Found singly or small groups in shallow waters of coastal bays and lagoons.. more

Shoulderbar Goby - Gobies

Also known as Bridled Goby, Cauer Eyebar Goby, Eyebar Goby, Eyebar Sandgoby, Goldspot Goby, Gudgeons, Sand Gobies, Shoulderspot Goby, Shoulderspot Sandgoby. Found singly or in small schools resting.. more

Shy Glass Cerianthid - Sea Anemones

Also known as Hexacorals, Glass Anemones, Shy Glass Anemone, Shy Glass Peacock Anemone, Tube Anemones, Tube-dwelling Anemone. Found attached to the substrate over rubble and sand and.. more

Siamese Algae-eater - Carps---Algae Eaters

Also known as Chinese Algae Eater, Gold Algae Eater, Golden Loach, Indian Algae Eater, Indian Sucking-Loach, Lemon Algae Eater, Sucking Catfish, Sucking Loach. Found on solid surfaces over.. more

Siamese Fighter - Gouramies

Also known as Betta, Crowntail, Halfmoon, Siamese Fightingfish. Found in standing water over canals, floodplains, rice paddies and rivers. They feed on insect larvae, mosquito larvae and zooplankton. Length -.. more

Siamese Flying Fox - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Siamese Algae Eater. Found in clear fast flowing fresh water hill streams often near rapids and bottom of streams and rivers. They feed on plankton. Length -.. more

Sidespot Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Blackspot Goatfish, Roundspot Goatfish, Whitespot Goatfish. Found singly foraging for food over coral, rock, rubble, sand bottoms and seagrass beds of shallow lagoons and seaward.. more

Sidestripe Rasbora - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as - no other name. Found near the surface in shallow medium flowing canals, ditches, ponds, rivers, and streams. They feed on insects. Length - 12cm Depth - ? Widespread.. more

Sieve Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Marine Sponge, Pacific Sponge, Siliceous Sponges, Tropical Marine Sponge. Found on walls and drop-off's, is sticky and spongy to the touch. They feed on plankton. Length -.. more

Sieve-patterned Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Australian Moray, Brown-flecked Moray, Brown-flecked Reef Eel, Sieve Moray, Sieve Patterned Eel, Sieve Patterned Moray Eel, Sydney Moray. Found singly in recesses in the reef.. more

Signal Goby - Gobies

Also known as Crabeye, Crabeye Goby, Crab-eyed Goby, Four-eyed Goby, Gudgeons, Sand Gobies, Twinspot Goby, Two Crabeye Goby, Twospot Goby, 4-Wheel Drive Goby. Found singly or in.. more

Silky Shark - Sharks---Requim Sharks

Also known as Blackfin Shark, Blackspot Shark, Grey Reef Shark, Grey Whaler Shark, Olive Shark, Reef Shark, Ridgeback Shark, Sickle Shark, Sikle Silk Shark, Sickle Shaped Shark,.. more

Silver Bream - Porgies

Also known as Australian Sea Bream, Black Bream, Breams, Common Bream, Eastern Black Bream, Sea Bream, Snappers, Surf bream, Yellow-finned Bream, Yellowfin Bream. Found singly or in schools.. more

Silver Demoiselle - Damselfishes

Also known as Lyretail Damselfishes, Anabatoid Damselfish, Brown Demoiselle, Green-shine Damsel and Silver Damsel. Found in schools over soft bottoms of coral and rocky outcrops of coastal reefs,.. more

Silver Dollar - Characins

Also known as Spotted Metynnis. Found in schools in weedy tributaries of rivers. They feed on plants. Length - 14cm Depth - ?m Widespread South America Popular Aquarium fish. Related to Piranha's but these.. more

Silver Pearlfish - Cusk Eels---Pearlfishes

Also known as Eel Fish, Indo-Pacific Messmate Fish. Found singly, pairs or small schools in the body cavity of sea cucumbers they enter through the anus, but leave.. more

Silver Porgie - Porgies

Also known as Diplodus argenteus, Seabreams, Mojarra and South American Silver Porgie. Found singly or in small shoals over rocky areas of clear shallow reefs usually in surge.. more

Silver Sillago - Smelt-whitings

Also known as Whitings, Sand-smelts, Sand Borers, Sand Whiting, Silver Whiting, Common Whiting, Northern Whiting, Indian Whiting, Trumpeter Whiting, Common Sillago and Smelt. Found in schools in.. more

Silver Sweep - Sea Chubs

Also known as Sweeps, False Pompano. Found in large schools in high energy areas of outside reefs. They feed on zooplankton and algae. Length - 30cm Depth - 1-30m Widespread Southwest Pacific Highly.. more

Silver Sweeper - Sweepers

Also known as Blackstripe Sweeper, Bullseyes, Glassy Sweeper, Hatchet Fishes, Schwenk's Sweeper. Silver Bullseye, Striped Bullseye. Found singly or in small to large schools hiding in caves during.. more

Silver Sweetlips - Grunts

Also known as Australian Slatey, Blacktail, Bluey, Grey Sweetlips, Moke, Morwong, Mother-in-law Fish, Painted Blubberlips, Painted Sweetlips, Painted Thicklip, Painted Thick-lipped Grunt, Sailfin Rubberlip, Slate Bream, Slatey.. more

Silver Sweetlips (Juvenile) - Grunts

Also known as Australian Slatey, Blacktail, Bluey, Grey Sweetlips, Moke, Morwong, Mother-in-law Fish, Painted Blubberlips, Painted Sweetlips, Painted Thicklip, Painted Thick-lipped Grunt, Sailfin Rubberlip, Slate Bream, Slatey.. more

Silvergrey Grunt - Grunts

Also known as Dogfish, Sweetlips Found singly or in schools close to sheltered areas during the day, out hunting for food at night close to hard rock and.. more

Silverspot Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Crocus Shrimpgoby, Gudgeons, Prawn Gobies, Saffron Shrimpgoby, Seychelles Shrimpgoby, Shrimp Gobies. Found singly or in pairs sharing their burrow with an alpheid shrimp.. more

Similar Auger - Sea Snails

Also known as Auger Shell, Auger Snail, Similar Auger Shell. Found singly in shallow waters on sand and under dead corals during the day coming out to hunt.. more

Similar Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Similar Damselfish. Found singly, pairs or small to large schools hovering above the substrate feeding over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Length - 7cm Depth.. more

Singing Sea Squirt - Ascidians

Also known as Cateye, Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians, Little Bottles, Robust Sea Squirt, Sea Squirts, Social Tunicate, Stalked Ascidian, Stinging Tunicate, Violet Ascidian, Tunicates, Zooids. Found in dense.. more

Singular bannerfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Bannerfishes, Coralfishes, Masked Heniochus. Found singly, pairs or in small schools in deep lagoons and seaward reefs rich in coral growth They feed on coral polyps. Length.. more

Sinuose Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Bladder Coral, Branching Bubble Coral, Bubble Corals, Bubblegum Coral, Cateye Bubble Coral, Grape Coral, Large Polyp Stony Coral, Octo-bubble Coral, Pearl Bubble Coral, Pearl.. more

Sinuous Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Brain Corals, Lesser Valley Coral, Scleractinian Coral. Found on channel and slopes of coral and rocky reefs. Lumpy looking with a delicate design. They feed on plankton. Length.. more

Six-banded Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Sixband Angelfish, Sixbar Angelfish, Six Barred Angel, Six Barred Angelfish, Six Striped Angelfish. Found singly or in pairs over semi-silty waters of coastal lagoons and.. more

Six-banded Tiger Barb - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Six-banded Barb. Found in schools under shaded vegetated areas of undisturbed peat and forest swamps, also black water streams. They feed on crustaceans, small.. more

Six-lined Soapfish - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Black-and-White Striped Soapfish, Chain-gang Sea Bass, Gold-striped Soapfish, Goldenstripe Grouper, Goldenstripe Soapfish, Golden-striped Bass, Golden-striped Grouper, Golden-striped Soapfish, Lined Soapfish, Radio Fish, Sixline Soapfish,.. more

Sixbar Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Hardwick Wrasse, Hardwicki Wrasse, Hardwick's Wrasse, Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Six-banded Wrasse, Six-barred Wrasse. Found in small loose schools along drop-offs and slopes of shallow.. more

Sixbar Wrasse (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Hardwick Wrasse, Hardwicki Wrasse, Hardwick's Wrasse, Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Six-banded Wrasse, Six-barred Wrasse. Found in small loose schools along drop-offs and slopes of shallow.. more

Sixfinger Threadfin - Threadfins

Also known as Golden Sixthread Tasselfish, Kingfish, Moi Threadfin, Pacific Threadfin, Pacific Threadfin Fish, Six-feeler Threadfin, Six-fingered Threadfin, Tasselfish, Yellowthread Threadfin. Found in small schools over mangroves, mudflats,.. more

Sixplate Sawtail (juvenile) - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Australian Sawtail, Australian Sawtail Surgeonfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Sawtail, Sawtail Surgeonfish. Found in schools over rocky shores of bays, estuaries and coastal reefs. They feed on benthic.. more

Sixspine Leatherjacket - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Leatherjackets, Six-spined Leatherjacket, Variable Leatherjacket. Found singly or in pairs over shallow too much deeper reefs of bays harbours and coastlines. They feed on.. more

Sixspot Goby - Gobies

Also known as Blacktip Goby, Bluedot Goby, Bluedot Sleeper Goby, Chalk Goby, Gudgeons, Ladder Glider, Ladder Glider Goby, Ladder Goby, Sixspot Glider Goby, Sixspot Sleeper Goby, Sleeper.. more

Sixstripe Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Flasher Wrasses, Pyjama, Pyjama Wrasse, Sixline Wrasse, Six-lined Wrasse, Small-mouthed Wrasses, Twelve-line Wrasse, Watermelon Wrasse. Found in small schools often in the branches of corals.. more

Skipjack Shad - Herrings---Herrings-Shads-Sardines-Menhadens

Also known as Blue Herring, Golden Shad, Green Herring, River Herring, Skipjack Herring. Found in coastal waters as well as brackish and fast flowing freshwater rivers. Often seen leaping.. more

Skipjack Tuna - Mackerels-Tunas-Bonitos

Also known as Arctic Bonito, Atlantic Bonito, Club Mackerel, Lesser Tunny, Mushmouth, Ocean Bonito, Oceanic Bonito, Oceanic Skipjack, Skipjack, Skipjack Tunafish, Skipper, Skippy, Skyjack, Striped Bellied Bonito,.. more

Skunk Anemonefish - Damselfishes

Also known as Anemonefish, Clown Anemonefish, Clownfish, Nosestripe Anemonefish, Nose-striped Anemonefish, Orange Skunk Clownfish, Peach Skunk Clownfish, Skunk Clownfish, Skunk-striped Anemonefish, Western Skunk Anemonefish, White-backed Clownfish. Found in.. more

Skunk Botia - Carps---Loaches

Also known as Cream Loach, Hora's Loach, Hora's Skunk Loach, Mouse Loach, Skunk Botia Loach, Skunk Loach. Found in excavated burrows, crevices in logs and rocks over sandy.. more

Slantbar Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Diagonal Bar Prawngoby, Diagonal Shrimpgoby, Diamond Diagonal Bar Prawngoby, Gudgeons, Prawn Gobies, Shrimp Gobies. Found singly or in pairs sharing their burrow with the blotched.. more

Slate Pencil Urchin - Sea Urchins

Also known as Caribbean Slate-pencil Urchin, Cidaroid Sea Urchins, Club-spited Sea Urchin, Pencil Urchin, Slate Pencil Sea Urchin, Sputnik Pencil Urchin, Tribuloides Slate-pencil Urchin. Found singly in.. more

Slate Pencil Urchin - Sea Urchins

Also known as Burrowing Urchin, Pencil Urchin, Red Pencil Urchin, Red Slate Pencil Urchin. Found burrowed into coral or limestone areas over subtidal zones of reefs. They feed on.. more

Slate Sweetlips - Grunts

Also known as Australian Slatey, Blackall, Bluey, Grey Sweetlips, Painted Blubberlips, Painted Sweetlip Bream, Painted Sweetlips, Slate Bream, Slatey Bream, Smokey Bream, Sweetlips. Found in large schools close.. more

Sleek Mosquitofish - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers

Also known as Mosquitofishes. Found in deeper water of lakes, rivers and streams. They feed on detritus, small insects and zooplankton. Length - 4cm Depth - ?m Widespread Central America These fish are.. more

Sleek Unicornfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Blacktongue Unicorn, Blacktongue Unicornfish, Blue-tail Unicornfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Nohorn Unicorn, Sleek Unicorn, Thorpe's Unicornfish. Found in large schools over reef slopes in clear lagoons and.. more

Sleek Unicornfish (Juvenile) - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Blacktongue Unicorn, Blacktongue Unicornfish, Blue-tail Unicornfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Nohorn Unicorn, Sleek Unicorn, Thorpe's Unicornfish. Found in large schools over reef slopes in clear lagoons and.. more

Slender Aeolis - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs, Aeolid Nudibranchs, Aeolus, Flabellina Sea Slug. Found singly or in pairs on coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on hydroids. Length.. more

Slender Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Arrow Cardinal, Arrow Cardinalfish, Glassfish, Graceful Cardinalfish, Luminous Cardinalfish, Slender Cardinal. Found in small to large schools amongst coral and rocks over sheltered coastal lagoons.. more

Slender Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Variegated Emperor. Found in small groups in seagrass beds and over sand and rubble areas of lagoons and coastal reefs. They feed on small invertebrates and.. more

Slender Emperor (Juvenile) - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Variegated Emperor. Found in small groups in seagrass beds and over sand and rubble areas of lagoons and coastal reefs. They feed on small invertebrates and.. more

Slender Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Leatherjackets, Tuckers Filefish. Found singly or in pairs drifting vertically and blending in with their surroundings amongst the branches of gorgonians over rock and sandy.. more

Slender Fusilier - Fusiliers

Also known as Shoaling Fusilier, Shoaling Slender Fusilier. Found in large schools with other members of the same genus over coastal coral reefs. They feed on midwater on zooplankton. Varies.. more

Slender goby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Sand Gobies. Found over mud, pebble, sand and seagrass areas of inshore reefs. They feed on algae and zooplankton. Length - 16cm Depth - 0-30m Widespread Mediterranean These.. more

Slender Lizardfish - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Blotchy Lizardfish, Clouded Lizardfish, Graceful Lizardfish, Graceful Saury, Gracile Lizardfish, Gracile Saury, Greater Lizardfish, Reef Saury, Slender Grinner, Slender Saury. Found singly half buried or.. more

Slender Mandarinfish - Temperate Perches

Also known as Roule's Mandarinfish. Found in clear temperate waters of mountain streams with rocky bottoms. They feed on small fish, aquatic insects and invertebrates. Length - 20cm Depth - ?m Widespread.. more

Slender Mudskipper - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Graceful Mudskipper, Indonesian Mudskipper, Mudskippers. Found singly or in groups zipping about in mud, sand and rubble areas of rock pools on the intertidal.. more

Slender Pinjalo - Snappers

Also known as Fusilier, Pinjalo, Pinjalo Snapper, Red Pinjalo, Tropical Snapper, Whitespot Pinjalo Snapper. Found in schools over rocky bottoms of reefs. They feed on benthic and planktonic invertebrates. Length.. more

Slender Pipefish - Pipefishes-Seahorses

Also known as Longhead Pipefish, Longnose Pipefish, Long-nosed Pipefish, Longsnout Pipefish, Long-snouted Pipefish, Straightstick Pipefish. Found singly over open mud bottoms of estuaries and coastal reefs. They.. more

Slender Roboastra gracilis - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs, Slender Roboastra. Found singly or in pair near bases of reef slopes over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on opisthobranchs! Length - 3cm Depth - 1-5m Widespread.. more

Slender Rockfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Elongated Rockfish, Slender Scorpionfish, Slender Stingfish. Found singly and well camouflaged on rocky areas but at night on sandy bottoms of coral and rocky reefs... more

Slender Sapsucking Slug - Sea Slugs---Sapsucking Slugs

Also known as Bayer's Thuridilla, Glazed Thuridilla, Grace Thuridilla, Sacoglossans, Slender Sapsucking Slug. Found singly or in pairs amongst rubble and sandy areas over intertidal shallow lagoons, reef.. more

Slender Sea Pen - Sea Pens

Also known as Octocorals, Sea Feathers, Sea Quills, Slim Sea Pen. Found in shallow waters on soft sandy bottoms, often withdrawing into the substrate during the day. They feed.. more

Slender Snipefish - Snipefishes-Shrimpfishes

Also known as Bellowfishes, Little Bellowfish, Longspine Snipefish, Trumpetfish. Found in small to very large schools in moderate to very deep waters. They feed on small crustaceans. Length - 15cm Depth.. more

Slender Tail Hap - Cichlids

Also known as African Cichlids, Green Lepturus, Haplochromis Lepturus Green, Malawi Cichlids. Found over sandy substrates in deeper waters of Lake Malawi. Juveniles over shallow shorelines. They feed on juvenile.. more

Slender Unicornfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Lopez's Unicornfish, Elongate Unicornfish, Bluespot Unicornfish, Bluespot Tang and Blue Spot Naso Tang. Found in schools on steep outer reef slopes and.. more

Slender Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Maori Wrasses, Oriental Maori Wrasse, Oriental Wrasse, Slender Maori Wrasse, Thicklip Wrasses, Thickstripe Maori Wrasse. Found singly often in the arms of the mushroom coral.. more

Slender Yellowtail Kingfish - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Banded Scad, Crevelle, Djeddaba Crevalle, Djeddaba Scad, Even-bellied Crevelle, Herring Trevally, Horse Mackerel, Scad, Shrimp Caranx, Shrimp Scad, Trevallies, Yellowtail Scad. Found in large schools.. more

Slendertail Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Graceful-tailed Moray and Moray Eels. Found singly around corals and rocks of lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed on small fish and invertebrates as well as.. more

Slimy Doris - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs, Kreb's Doris, Smokey Dorid and Nero porostome. Found singly or in pairs on coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on.. more

Slimy Leather Coral - Soft Corals

Also known as Finger leather, Finger Leather Coral, Flexible Leather Coral, Formosan Soft Coral, Gold Leather Coral, Green Finger Coral, Indian Ocean Soft Coral, Knobby Leather Coral,.. more

Slimy Leather Coral - Soft Corals

Also known as Common Leather Coral, Elephant Ear Coral, Fleshy Soft Coral, Green Toadstool Coral, Grey-green Soft Coral, Leather Corals, Mushroom Corals, Mushroom Leather Coral, Rough Leather.. more

Slingjaw Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Long-jawed Wrasse, Maori Wrasses, Slingjaw, Telescopefish, Thicklip Wrasses. Found singly over drop-offs and along deep slopes in lagoons and seaward reefs rich in coral.. more

Slingjaw Wrasses (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Long-jawed Wrasse, Maori Wrasses, Slingjaw, Telescopefish, Thicklip Wrasses. Found singly over drop-offs and along deep slopes in lagoons and seaward reefs rich in coral.. more

Slippery Dick - Wrasses

Also known as Sand Reef Wrasses, Slippery Dick Wrasse. Found singly, pairs or in schools over shallow rocky reefs. They feed on fish and benthic invertebrates. Length - 35cm Depth -.. more

Slippery Dick (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Sand Reef Wrasses, Slippery Dick Wrasse. Found singly, pairs or in schools over shallow rocky reefs. They feed on fish and benthic invertebrates. Length - 35cm Depth -.. more

Slug-like Mushroom Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Creeping Stone Slug, Fungi Coral, Fungiid Coral, Limax Mole Coral, Mole Coral, Mushroom Corals, Slipper Coral, Slipper Mushroom Coral, Striate Boomerang Coral, Tongue Coral,.. more

Small Red Scorpionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Rockfishes, Red Scorpionfish and Small Rockfish. Found singly well camouflaged around open sand, mud and rocky bottoms of harbours and lagoons. Often pale or darken.. more

Small-spotted Dart - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Baillon's Dart, Black-spotted Dart, Black-spotted Pompano, Black-spotted Swallowtail, Dart, Ladyfish, Moonfish, Northern Dart, Northern Swallowtail, Silver Pompano, Smallspot Dart, Small-spotted Pompano, Spotted Dart, Spotted.. more

Smalldot Anemone Crab - Crabs---Porcelain Crabs

Also known as Anemone Crab, Anomura Crabs, Dotted Anemone Crab, False Crabs, Oshima's Porcelain Crab, Porcelain Anemone Crab, Red-spotted Porcelain Crab, Spotted Anemone Crab, Spotted Porcelain Crab,.. more

Smallmouth Grunt - Grunts

Also known as Banana Grunt, Bronze Grunt, Dogfish, Smallmouth, Small-mouthed Grunt, Sweetlips, Yellowstripe Grunt. Found in schools close to elkhorn and staghorn corals during the day, out hunting.. more

Smallmouth Scad - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Banded Scad, Roundfin Trevally, Small-mouthed Scad, Trevallies. Found over inshore waters of the continental shelf. They feed on algae, benthic crustaceans, small invertebrates and mollusc's. Length -.. more

Smallmouth Squirrelfish - Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Fine-lined Squirrelfish, Red & Silver Squirrelfish, Silver Squirrelfish, Slender Squirrelfish. Found singly or in small schools over coral reefs close or in crevices, holes and.. more

Smallmouth Threadfin - Threadfins

Also known as Tasselfish, Small-mouthed Threadfin and Slender Five-finger Threadfin. Found singly or in small groups in murky churned waters of coastal estuaries, mangrove creeks and rivers. These fish.. more

Smallscale Mojarra - Mojarras

Also known as Common Silverbiddy, Longtail Silverbiddy, Long-tailed Silverbiddy, Pursemouths, Scimitar Silverbiddy, Silverbellies, Silverbiddies, Smallscale Pursemouth, Strongspine Silverbiddy, Strong-spined Silverbiddy. Found singly or in small schools over sandy.. more

Smalltooth Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Longface Emperor, Long-nosed Emperor, Pigface Bream, Small-toothed Emperor and Small-toothed Pigface Bream, Starry Pigface Bream. Found singly or in small schools over sandy areas close.. more

Smalltooth Jobfish - Snappers

Also known as Blue Smalltooth Job, Blue Smalltooth Jobfish, Fork-tailed Snapperfish, Jobfish, Olive Smalltooth Jobfish, Silvermouth, Small Jobfish, Smallmouth Jobfish, Small-toothed Jobfish, Snapper Jobbyfish. Found singly or in.. more

Smalltooth Sawfish - Rays---Sawfishes

Also known as Shovelnose Rays, Wide Sawfish, Common Sawfish, Comb Shark and Atlantic Prickly Skate. Found singly or in groups on sandy bottoms of bays, lagoons and.. more

Smith's Fangblenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Cateye Blenny, Disco Blenny, Disco Fangblenny, Fang Blennies, Sabretooth Blennies, Sabretooth Combtooth Blennies, Siamese Blenny, Smith's Blenny, Smith's Disco Blenny, Smith's Fanged Blenny, Smith's.. more

Smoke Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Cream Angelfish, Indian Smoke Angelfish, Indian Yellowtail Angelfish, Yellowtail Angelfish. Found singly or in pairs over coral and rubble areas of reef faces and fore.. more

Smokey Chromis - Damselfishes

Also known as Fawn Chromis, Puller, Smokey Puller, Yellow Demoiselle. Found singly, pairs or in small schools over coral and rocky reefs, in lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed.. more

Smoky Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Charcoal Damsel, Dusky Damselfish, Muddy Damsel, Pacific Dusky Damselfish, Smoky Damselfish, Tidal Damsel. Found singly or in small loose schools over coral rock and rubble.. more

Smooth Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Blowfishes, Pufferfishes, Toadfishes. Found singly or in small loose schools over mud and sand bottoms of coastal and offshore banks. They feed on fish and shrimps. Length.. more

Smooth Sea Fan - Sea Fans

Also known as Giant Fan Coral, Giant Gorgonian Fan, Giant Sea Fan, Giant Sea Fan Coral, Gorgonian Fan, Gorgonian Fan Coral, Gorgonian Sea Fans, Octocorals. Found over rock.. more

Smooth Tree Coral - Soft Corals

Also known as Branching Leather Soft Coral, Broccoli Coral, Flower Tree Coral, Soft Tree Corals, Tree Coral. Found on flats and slopes of fringing and patch reefs, tree-like.. more

Smooth Trunkfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Spotted Trunkfish, Trunkfishes. Found singly or in small schools foraging for food over sandy areas of coral reefs. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length - 47cm Depth.. more

Smooth Trunkfish (Juvenile) - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Spotted Trunkfish, Trunkfishes. Found singly or in small schools foraging for food over sandy areas of coral reefs. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length - 47cm Depth.. more

Snake Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Eel Blenny, Hairtail Blenny, Hairtail Snake Blenny, Hair-tailed Blenny, Snake Eel Blenny. Found singly over mud and sand bottoms often with their heads showing from.. more

Snaked-neck Turtle - Turtles---Austro-South American Side-necked Turtles

Also known as Chelodina rugosa, Narrow-breasted Snake-necked Turtle, Long Neck Turtle, Southwestern Long-necked Turtle, Western Long-necked Turtle and Long-necked Freshwater Turtle. Found in freshwater rivers, streams, lakes,.. more

Snakefish - Grinners---Lizardfishes

Also known as Bluestripe Lizardfish, Bluntnose Lizardfish, Blunt-nosed Lizardfish, Forster's Lizardfish, Ground Spearing, Painted Grinner, Painted Lizardfish, Painted Saury, Sandspear, Shorthead Lizardfish, Short-headed Lizardfish, Snake Lizardfish, Striped.. more

Snakefish Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Bat Sumping, Edible Sea Cucumbers, Holothurie Serpent, Lollyfish, Pacific Islands Sea Cucumber, Red Snakefish, Snakefish, Tripang, White-spotted Sea Cucumber. Found singly or in groups over.. more

Snakehead Gudgeon - Sleepers

Also known as Sleepers Gobies, Aporos Sleeper, Floral Snakehead Gudgeon, Ornate sleeper, Snake-headed Gudgeon and Eleotris Serpent. Found over mud bottoms of freshwater inshore estuaries, coastal streams, rivers,.. more

Snakelocks Anemone - Sea Anemones

Also known as Hexacorals, Mediterranean Sea Anemone, Opelet Anemone and Wax Rose. Found singly or in groups often in rock pools in shallow waters of coral and rocky.. more

Snipe's Bill Murex - Sea Snails

Also known as Baker's Snipe's Bill Murex, Linne Seashell, Lollipop, Murex Shells, Murex Snails, Non Spiny Murex, Orange Murex, Rock Snails, Snipe's Bill, Snipe's Bill Shell, Snipe's.. more

Snooty Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Longjaw Maori Wrasse, Maori-and-Thicklip Wrasses, Plain-faced Maori Wrasse, Pointhead Maori, Pointhead Maori Wrasse, Pointed-head Maori Wrasse, Pointed-head Wrasse, Redhog Wrasse, Red Maori Wrasse, Snooty.. more

Snooty Wrasse (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Longjaw Maori Wrasse, Maori-and-Thicklip Wrasses, Plain-faced Maori Wrasse, Pointhead Maori, Pointhead Maori Wrasse, Pointed-head Maori Wrasse, Pointed-head Wrasse, Redhog Wrasse, Red Maori Wrasse, Snooty.. more

Snow Pleco - Catfishes---Armored Catfishes

Also known as Armored Catfishes, Plecostomus, Suckerfish, Sucker-mouthed Catfishes, Sucking Catfishes, Sailfin Plecs, Royal Plecs, Sailfin Armored Catfishes, Hypostomus Plecostomus, Snow King Plec, Snow King Plecostomus, South.. more

Snowflake Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Bosch's Moray, Bosch's Moray Eel, Bosch's Reef Eel, Clouded Eel, Clouded Moray, Clouded Reef Eel, Diamond-backed Moray, Floral Eel, Flowery Eel, Nebulous Moray Eel,.. more

Snubnose Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Jima, Seabreams, Whitespotted Pigface Bream. Found singly or in small schools hovering over sandy areas of reef flats and slopes during the day out hunting.. more

Snubnose Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Barred-chest Grouper, Bigspot Rockcod, Cods, Coral Cod, Hinds, Large-spotted Rockcod, Longfin Grouper, Reef Cod, Rockcods, Snubnose Rockcod, Trouts. Found singly over deep lagoons, outer.. more

Snubnose Pompano - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Asian Pompano, Buck-nosed Trevally, Dart, Golden Permit, Golden Pompano, Goldfin Permit, Ladyfish, Long Dorsalfin Pompano, Moonfish, Ovate Pompano, Oyster Cracker, Oyster Eater, Permit, Round.. more

Social Wrasse - Wrasses

Also know as Small-mouthed Wrasses, Cirrhilabrus rubeus, Blue and Red Wrasse, Blue and Red Fairy Wrasse, Dwarf Parrot Wrasse, Redfin Fairy Wrasse, Red Parrot Fairy Wrasse,.. more

Sohal Surgeonfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Arabian Surgeonfish, Arabian Tang, Clown Surgeonfish, Clown Tang, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Red Sea Clown, Red Sea Clown Surgeon, Red Sea Surgeonfish, Sohal Tang, Thorntail Fish,.. more

Solar Nudibranch - Sea Slugs

Also known as Aeolid Nudibranch, Aeolus, Long-cirri Phyllodesmium, Longicirrum Sea Slug, Nudibranchs, Solar Energy Nudibranch, Solar Powered Nudibranch, Solar Powered Phyllodesmium, Solar Powered Sea Slug. Found singly or.. more

Solar Powered Sea Slug - Sea Slugs---Sapsucking Slugs

Also known as Sapsucking Slugs, Sacoglossan Sea Slug and Solar Powered Marine Sea Slug. Found singly or in groups in shallow waters over sand and rocky areas rich.. more

Soldier Crab - Crabs---Soldier Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, True Crabs, Light Blue Soldier Crab, Military Crab, Ghost Crab, Fiddler Crab and Beach Runner Crab. Found on sandy beaches, mud and mangrove.. more

Solid Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Boulder Coral, Hump Coral, Massive Pore Coral, Pore Coral. Found in colonies massive and smooth to undulating with a lumpy surface over shallow coral.. more

Solitary Fan Green Seaweed - Algae

Also known as Elephants Ear, Elephants Ear Seaweed, Green Fan, Solitary Fan, Solitary Fan Seaweed. Found singly embedded by a stalk in mud and sandy substrate over intertidal.. more

Solor Boxfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Jigsaw Boxfish, Reticulate Boxfish, Reticulated Boxfish, Scribbled Boxfish, Solorensis Boxfish, Striped Boxfish, Trunkfishes. Found singly or in pairs over shallow crests and slopes.. more

Solor Jawfish - Jawfishes

Also known as Variegated Jawfish. Found singly with just the head showing in rock lined burrows on sand and rubble areas close too reefs. They feed mainly on.. more

Solor Wrasse - Wrasses

Also know as Clown Fairy Wrasse, Clown Wrasse, Fairy Wrasse, Multicolor Fairy Wrasse, Painted Fairy Wrasse, Rainbow Fairy Wrasse, Red-eye Wrasse, Red-eyed Fairy Wrasse, Redhead Solor Fairy.. more

Somber Sweetlips - Grunts

Also known as Arabian Sweetlips, Blubber-lipped Bream, Grey Sweetlip, Grey Sweetlips, Minstrel, Minstrel Sweetlip, Minstrel Sweetlips, Somber Blubberlips, Somber Rubberlips, Sweetlips. Found singly or in small schools over.. more

South Seas Devil - Damselfishes

Also known as Australian Tasmanian Devil Damsel, Blue Star Damsel, Blue Star Damselfish, Fiji Blue Devil, Fiji Blue Devil Damsel, Fiji Blue Devil Damselfish, Fiji Damsel, Fiji.. more

Southern Blue Devil - Roundheads

Also known as Devilfish, Longfins, Roundheads, Spiny Basslets, Southern Blue Devilfish, Blue Devil, Western Blue Devil and Blue Devilfish. Found singly or in small groups in caves and.. more

Southern Fiddler Ray - Rays---Guitarfishes

Also known as Banjo Ray, Banjo Shark, Dumeril's Shovelnose Ray, Fiddler, Fiddler Ray, Green Skate, Magpie Fiddler Ray, Magpie Ray, Paritt, Southern Fiddler, Shovelnose Rays. Found singly.. more

Southern Kingcroaker - Drums-Croakers

Also known as Carolina Whiting, Channel Mullet, Florida Whiting, Ground Mullet, Kingfish, Sand Whiting, Sea Mink, Sea Mullet, Sea Smelt, South American Kingscroaker, Southern King Whiting, Southern.. more

Southern Platyfish - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers

Also known as Calico Platy, Hi Fin Platy, Mickey Mouse Platy, Moonfish, Platy, Rainbow Platy, Red Wag Platy, Southern Platy, Tooth Carps, Topsail. Found in schools in slow.. more

Southern Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Blowfishes, Pufferfish, Toadfishes and Southern Smooth Puffer. Found in protected shallow coastal bays and estuaries over sand, rubble and seagrass beds. Hiding by burying in.. more

Southern Right Whale - Whales---Baleen Whales

Also known as Baleen Whales, Right Whales and South Right Baleen Whale. Found in open waters of oceans across the southern hemisphere. They feed on crustaceans, krill, small fish.. more

Southern Rock Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Crayfish, Melbourne Crayfish, Red Rock Lobster, Southern Lobster, Southern Spiny Lobster, Spiny Lobster, Spiny Rock Lobster, Tasmanian Crayfish. Found singly or in small groups over.. more

Southern Stargazer - Stargazers

Also known as Popeye Fish, Pop-eyed Fish, Tube-nosed Stargazer. Found singly often buried in the sand with just the mouth and eyes showing over silty, gravel, rubble and.. more

Southern Stingray - Rays---Stingrays

Also known as Stingaree, Whiprays, Whiptail Stingrays, Southern Ray, Atlantic Stingray. Found singly, paris or in groups over sandy bottoms and seagrass beds of bays, estuaries and.. more

Southern Whitetail Major - Damselfishes

Also known as Galapagos Ringtail Damselfish, Farmer Damsel, Southern Whitetail Damsel, Whitetail Damsel, Whitetail Damselfish. Found in shallow waters over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on algae,.. more

Southern Whitetail Major (Juvenile) - Damselfishes

Also known as Galapagos Ringtail Damselfish, Farmer Damsel, Southern Whitetail Damsel, Whitetail Damsel, Whitetail Damselfish. Found in shallow waters over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on algae, anemones.. more

Southern Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Sand-reef Wrasses and South Pacific Wrasse. Found in small groups over sand rubble and weed bottoms of shallow coastal reefs. They feed on hard shell invertebrates. Length.. more

Spaghetti Garden Eel - Eels-Morays---Conger-Garden Eels

Also known as Indian Spaghetti Eel, Spaghetti Eel, Whitespotted Garden Eel. Found in large colonies over exposed clean sandy slopes, half buried in the sand usually waving their.. more

Spaghetti Worm - Spaghetti Worms

Also known as Marine Worms, Medusa Spaghetti Worm, Medusa Worm, Rock Worms, Segmented Sea Worms, Segmented Worms, Tubeworms. Found often in Halodule wrightii beds and in vertical holes.. more

Spangled Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Ambon Emperor, Blue Emperor, Emperor Fish, Green Snapper, Lesser Spangled Emperor, Morning, Northwest Snapper, Pig-faced Bream, Pigface Bream, Red-finned Emperor, Sand Bream, Sand Emperor,.. more

Spanish Flag - Snappers

Also known as Dusky-striped Seaperch, Dusky-striped Snapper, Gold-banded Seaperch, Goldstripe Seaperch, Golden-banded Snapper, Gold-striped Seaperch, Seaperches, Spanish Flag Snapper, Striped Search, Stripey, Stripey Seaperch, Stripey Snapper. Found singly.. more

Spanish Grunt - Grunts

Also known as Dogfish, Grey Grunt, Sow Grunt, Streaked Grunt, Striped Grunt, Sweetlips, Thicklip Grunt. Found in dense schools close to shelter during the day, out hunting for.. more

Spanish Hogfish - Wrasses

Also known as Dogfish, Hog Snapper, Hogfishes, Rufus Hogfish. Found singly, pairs or in harems over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on crustaceans, molluscs, brittle stars and sea.. more

Spanish Lobster - Lobsters---Slipper Lobsters

Also known as French Lobster, Lady Crab, Locust Lobster, Long-tailed Crab, Mother Lobster, Scyllarid Lobsters, Sea Crawfish, Shovel-nosed Lobster, Spanish Slipper Lobster, Stump, Turtle Lobster. Found singly or.. more

Speckled Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also called Citron Butterfly, Citron Butterflyfish, Citron Coralfish, Coralfishes, Lemon Butterflyfish, Speckled Coralfish. Found singly, pairs or small schools around scattered corals over shallow moderately exposed reef flats.. more

Speckled Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Fire Damsel, Flame Damselfish, Ocellate Damselfish, Red Damsel, Red Speckled Damsel, Speckled Damselfish. Found singly or in small schools over rubble and rocky areas of.. more

Speckled Hind - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Calico Grouper, Cods, Hinds, Kitty Mitchell, Kitty Mitchell Grouper, Rockcods, Rock Grouper, Strawberry Grouper, Trout. Found singly offshore in deep waters over rocky bottoms. They feed.. more

Speckled Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Moray Eels, Spotted Moray Eel and Fine-spotted Moray. Found singly or with other eels in amongst rocks, rubble and grass beds. They feed nocturnally on fish,.. more

Speckled Sandperch - Sandperches

Also known as Blacktail Grubfish, Blacktail Sandsmelt, Blacktail Sandperch, Grubfishes, Ocellated Grubfish, Sandsmelts, Spot-tail Sandperch, Speckled Grubfish, Speckled Sandmelt, Speckled Weever, Spotted Sandsmelt, Spotted Sandperch, Weevers. Found singly.. more

Speckled Shrimpfish - Snipefishes-Shrimpfishes

Also known as Snipefishes, Razorfishes and Spotted Shrimpfish. Found in small groups swimming head down in or close to long-spines sea urchins and branching corals for.. more

Speckled-fin Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cods, Hinds, Honeycomb Rockcod, Lace-finned Rockcod, Rockcods, Specklefin Grouper, Specklefin Rockcod, Speckled-fin Rockcod, Speckle-finned Rockcod, Summan Grouper, Trouts, Wavy-lined Grouper, Wavy-lined Rockcod, White-speckled Grouper,.. more

Specklefin Midshipman - Toadfishes

Also known as Barbells, Frogfishes, Midshipman Fish. Found singly in rocky areas buried or resting on soft sand bottoms during the day floating just above the bottom at.. more

Spectacled Box Crab - Crabs---Box Crabs

Also known as Brickred Box Crab, Fourspot Box Crab, Four-spotted Box Crab, Redspot Box Crab, Red-spotted Box Crab, Shameface Crab, Shame-faced Crab, Spotted Box Crab. Found moving slowly.. more

Spectacled Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Spectacled Leatherjacket. Found singly close to shelter over harbours and seaward reefs rich in coral and invertebrate growth. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length - 23cm Depth -.. more

Spectacled Sandgoby - Gobies

Also known as Eyeline Sandgoby, Gudgeons, Honeycomb Sandgoby, Sand Gobies, Spectacled Goby. Found in shallow waters over mud and sand bottoms of estuaries and sheltered shorelines. They feet on.. more

Spectacular Corolla - Sea Slugs

Also known as Flying Sea Slug, Potato Chip, Potato Chip of the Sea, Sea Butterfly, Sea Butterflies, Sea Butterfly, Swimming Sea Slug. Found sometimes in large aggregations floating.. more

Sphinx Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies. Found singly or in pairs over very shallow surge zones of rocky coastal reefs exposed to sunlight and rich.. more

Spider Crabs - Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, Arrowhead Crab, Decorator Crab and Imitator Crabs. Found on coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Length - 2cm Depth - ? Widespread Indo Pacific Brachyura crabs.. more

Spider Squat Lobster - Squat Lobser---Deep Sea Squat Lobster

Also known as Anomura Crabs, Daddy-long-Legs, Sea Spider, Spider Crab, Underwater Daddy-long-Legs. Found over gorgonian sea fans over deepwater coastal coral and rocky reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Length -.. more

Spike Eye Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Gulf Blenny, Ornate Blenny, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies, Striped-tail Blenny. Found singly hiding in holes on coral outcrops over lagoons and fringing coastal.. more

Spinecheek Anemonefish - Damselfishes

Also known as Anemonefish, Clown Anemonefish, Clownfish, Goldstripe Clown, Goldstripe Maroon Clownfish, Lightning Maroon Anemonefish, Lightning Maroon Clownfish, Maroon Anemonefish, Maroon Clownfish, Maroon-and-Goldstripe Clownfish, Spinecheek Clown, Spinecheek.. more

Spinecheek Goby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Pretty Lagoongoby, Sand Gobies. Found singly or in pairs close to their burrows formed in depressions on the sand over silty bottoms of bays,.. more

Spinose Feather Star - Feather Stars

Also known as Black Feather Star, Crinoids, Feather Star Criniod, Feather Starfish, Sea Lilies, Spinose Crinoid, Stalked Sessile Crinoid, Storked Sea Lilies. Found singly or in groups often.. more

Spinster Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Sand-reef Wrasses. Found singly over sand and gravel bottoms close to reefs with rich invertebrate growth. Juveniles found in schools. They feed on hard shell invertebrates, brittle.. more

Spiny Acropora - Stony Corals

Also known as Acroporid Coral, Branching Corals, Digitate Acropora. Found in colonies over exposed reef flats and upper reef slopes of coral and rocky reefs. Colour varies. They feed on.. more

Spiny Chromis - Damselfishes

Also known as Puller, Spiny Chromis Damselfish, Spiny Damselfish, Spiny Puller, Spinytail Chromis, Spinytail Puller, Spottytail. Found in pairs or small schools over harbours, lagoons and outer reef.. more

Spiny Devilfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Stonefishes

Also known as Bearded Ghoul, Bearded Ghoulfish, Demon Goblinfish, Demon Rockfish, Demon Stinger, Demon Stinger Scorpionfish, Devilfishes, Devil Scorpionfish, Devil Stinger, Devil Stinger Scorpionfish, Indian Walkman, Longsnout.. more

Spiny Flathead - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Flatheads

Also known as Devil Flathead, Large-scaled Spiny Flathead, Midget Flathead. Found singly buried in the substrate during the day over mud and sand bottoms of fringing coral.. more

Spiny Flounder - Flatfishes---Lefteye Flounders

Also known as American Spiny Flounder, Flounders, Left-eyed Flounders, Platefish, Solefish. Found singly over soft rock and sand bottoms of coastal reefs. They feed on benthic crustaceans and.. more

Spiny Hands Crab - Crabs---Swimming Crabs

Also known as Hellers Swimming Crab, Indian Ocean Portunid Crab, Indo-Pacific Swimming Crab, Purple-legged Swimming Crab, Spiny Hands, True Crabs. Found over mud, sand and stony bottoms.. more

Spiny Sea Urchin - Sea Urchins

Also known as Black Longspine Urchin, Diadem Urchin, Diadem Sea Urchin, Hatpin Sea urchin, Hatpin Urchin, Long-spined Black Sea Urchin, Long-spined Sea Urchin, Needle-spined Urchin, Pacific Long-spined.. more

Spiny Searobin - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Searobins

Also known as Flatheads, Scorpionfishes, Waspfishes. Found singly over sand and mud bottoms from inshore waters to deep waters of the shelf edge. Length - 17.5cm Depth - 35-180m Widespread Western.. more

Spiny Stargazer - Stargazers

Also known as Marbled Stargazer, Popeye Fish, Pop-eyed Fish, Tube-nosed Stargazer. Found buried in the sand with just the mouth and eyes showing over soft rubble bottoms of.. more

Spiny Tiger Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Bongo Bumblebee Shrimp, Bongo Shrimp, Bumblebee Shrimp, Dragon Shrimp, Harlequin Shrimps, Horned Bumblebee Shrimp, Spiny Shrimp, Tiger Shrimp. Found on algae, rubble and sponges over.. more

Spiny Waspfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Waspfishes

Also known as Spiny Cockatoo, Spiny Cockatoo Waspfish, Spiny Leaf Fish. Found singly or in pairs rocking in the current during the day over sand, rubble and weed.. more

Splendid Leopard Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Blue Leopard Wrasse, Blue Star Leopard Wrasse, Diamond Wrasse, Divided Leopard Wrasse, Divided Wrasse, Peacock Splendid Wrasse, Peacock Wrasse, Rare Wrasse, Sand Reef Wrasses,.. more

Splendid Leopard Wrasse (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Blue Leopard Wrasse, Blue Star Leopard Wrasse, Diamond Wrasse, Divided Leopard Wrasse, Divided Wrasse, Peacock Splendid Wrasse, Peacock Wrasse, Rare Wrasse, Sand Reef Wrasses,.. more

Splendid Soldierfish - Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Blacktip Soldierfish, Finspot Soldierfish, Pale Soldier, Pinecone Soldierfish, Splendid Squirrelfish, Toothed Crimson Squirrelfish. Found in pairs or schools hiding in caves and crevices during the.. more

Split-banded Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Blue-eye Cardinalfish, Blue-eyed Cardinal, Blue-eyed Cardinalfish, Ochre-striped Cardinalfish. Found in small schools sheltering in the branches of Porites cylindrical and Porites nigrescens during the day.. more

Spot-banded Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Dot-and-Dash Butterflyfish, Dot Dash Butterflyfish, Punctato Butterflyfish, Sevenband Butterflyfish, Spotband Butterflyfish, Spots-and-Bands Butterflyfish, Spots-and-Bands Coralfish, Spotted Belly Butterflyfish. Found singly or in pairs over.. more

Spot-fin Porcupinefish - Puffers-Filefishes---Porcupinefishes-Burrfishes

Also known as Balloonfishes, Black-spotted Porcupinefish, Blowfish, Freckled Porcupinefish, Giant Porcupinefish, Globefishes, Hedgehog, Hedgehogfishes, Porcupine Puffer, Spiny Box Puffer, Spiny Boxfish, Spiny Puffer, Spotted Porcupine, Spotted Porcupinefish,.. more

Spot-nape Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Pigface Butterflyfish, Spot-naped Butterflyfish. Found singly or in pairs over lagoons and seaward reefs rich in coral growth. They feed on anemones and coral polyps. Length.. more

Spot-tail Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Spot-tail Coralfish, Spot-tailed Butterflyfish, Tailspot Butterflyfish. Found singly or in pairs over reef channels and outer slopes of lagoons, reef flats and seaward.. more

Spotcheek Cichlid - Cichlids

Also known as American Cichlid, Elliot Cichlid, Firemouth, Mexican Firemouth, Spotcheek Elliot, Yellow Flash, Yellow Meeki. Found in schools over sand and rocky areas of lower and.. more

Spotfin Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Butterbun, Caribbean Reef Butterflyfish, Common Butterflyfish, Coralfishes, Reef Butterflyfish, School Mistress, Spotfin Butterfly, Two-spotted Butterflyfish. Found singly or in pairs over clearwater coral reefs rich.. more

Spotfin Frogfish - Anglerfishes---Frogfishes

Also known as Bigspot Angler, Coin-bearing Frogfish, Dark-spotted Frogfish, Ocellated Angler, Ocellated Anglerfish, Ocellated Fringed Fishing Frog, Opulent Frogfish, Spotfin Angler, Spotfin Anglerfish, Toadfish, White Finger Anglerfish,.. more

Spotfin Hogfish - Wrasses

Also known as Cuban Hogfish, Hogfishes. Found singly or in pairs over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on crustaceans. Juveniles hide in corals. Curious of divers. Length - 28cm Depth - 10-120m Widespread.. more

Spotfin Lionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Antenna Lionfish, Antenna Turkeyfish, Antennata Lion, Antennata Lionfish, Banded Lionfish, Broad-barred Firefish, Broad-barred Lionfish, Lionfishes, Pterois Lionfish, Pterois Turkeyfish, Pterois Zebrafish, Ragged-finned Firefish, Ragged-finned.. more

Spotfin Lionfish (Juvenile) - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Antenna Lionfish, Antenna Turkeyfish, Antennata Lion, Antennata Lionfish, Banded Lionfish, Broad-barred Firefish, Broad-barred Lionfish, Lionfishes, Pterois Lionfish, Pterois Turkeyfish, Pterois Zebrafish, Ragged-finned Firefish, Ragged-finned.. more

Spotfin Squirrelfish - Squirrelfishes-Soldierfishes

Also known as Armed Squirrelfish, Blood-drop Squirrelfish, Bloodspot Squirrelfish, Javelin Squirrelfish, Lonchin Soldierfish, Sam Soldierfish, Sammara Soldierfish, Sammara Squirrelfish, Slender Squirrelfish, Spotfin Silver Squirrelfish. Found singly or.. more

Spotless Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Cross-eyed Cardinalfish, Dwarf Cardinalfish, Fowleria Cardinalfish, Mottled Cardinalfish. Found singly hiding amongst the branches of Acropora corals over sheltered coastal lagoons and reefs. They feed on.. more

Spotnape Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as False Earspot Cardinalfish. Found in schools above remote outcrops of deep sandy slopes in clear lagoons. Length - 8.7cm Depth - 8-45m Widespread Indo-West Pacific Males incubate their eggs.. more

Spottail Coris - Wrasses

Also known as Sand Wrasses, Spottail Wrasse, Tailspot Wrasse and Spotfin Coris. Found singly on sandy areas of coastal lagoons and outer reefs amongst weed and rubble areas... more

Spottail Needlefish - Needle Fishes---Needlefishes

Also known as Banded Needlefish, Blackspot Longtom, Fullbeak, Fullbeak Garfish, Garfishes, Light-colored Garfish, Roundtail Alligator Garfish, Roundtail Needlefish. Found singly or in small groups over mangrove-lined lagoons and.. more

Spotted Barb - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Common Barb. Found in shallow stagnant and sluggish flowing brooks canals, rivers, mountain streams and below waterfalls as well as around islands. Can be found.. more

Spotted Belly Rock Crab - Crabs---Forceps Crabs

Also known as True Crabs, Forceps Crabs, Polka-dot Crab and Spotted-belly Forceps Crab. Found on rocky shores of shallow estuaries and coastal waters often hiding in crevices. They.. more

Spotted Boxfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Black Boxfish, Blue Boxfish, Blue-spotted Boxfish, Cowfishes, Multi-spotted Boxfish, Multi-spotted Trunkfish, Spotted Trunkfish, Trunkfishes, Whitespot Boxfish, White-spotted Boxfish. Found singly around reef crests and.. more

Spotted Burrfish - Puffers-Filefish---Porcupinefishes-Burrfishes

Also known as Balloonfish, Blowfish, Globefish, Hedgehog Fishes, Swelltoads. Found singly on coral and rocky reefs hiding in protected shaded areas of reef, in cave and under rocks. They.. more

Spotted Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Gorgeous Gussy, Multi-banded Butterflyfish, Many Banded Butterflyfish, Pebble Butterflyfish, Pebbled Butterflyfish, Peppered Butterflyfish, Spotted Coralfish, Spotted Guttatissimus, Spotty Butterflyfish. Found singly, pairs.. more

Spotted catfish - Catfishes---Sea Catfishes

Also known as Giant Catfish, Marine Catfish, Sea Barbel, Sea Catfish, Spotted Sea Catfish. Found in schools over brackish fresh and marine waters around estuaries and inshore waters. They.. more

Spotted Codling - Cods---Phycid Hakes

Also known as Ling Cod, Spotted Hake, Wild Cusk Eel. Found over mud and sand bottoms of deep water coastal areas. They feed on crustaceans, fish and squid. Juveniles found.. more

Spotted Coral Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Barcheek Coral Trout, Bar-cheeked Trout, Barred-cheek Coral Trout, Coastal Trout, Cods, Coral Cod, Coral Trout, Hinds, Island Coral Trout, Island Trout, Leopard Cod, Leopard.. more

Spotted Croucher - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Coral Crouchers, Velvetfishes, Spotted Coral Croucher, Gumdrops, Gumdrop Coral Croucher, Pacific Spotted Velvetfish, Orbicular Velvetfishes, Scarlet-spotted Velvetfish, Gumdrop Goby and Red Speckled Coral Goby. Found.. more

Spotted Croucher - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Coral Crouchers, Spotted Coral Croucher, Gumdrops, Gumdrop Coral Croucher and Orbicular Velvetfishes. Found in lagoons of seaward reefs usually wedged between branches of living Acropora.. more

Spotted Drum - Drums-Croakers

Also known as Hardheads, High Hat Drum, Highhats, Jack-knifes, Spotted Drumfish, Spotted Equetus, Spotted Ribbonfish. Found singly and secretive during the day close to small caves, around bases.. more

Spotted Eagle Ray - Rays---Stingrays

Also known as Bishop Ray, Bonnet Ray, Bonnet Skate, Duckbill Ray, Duckbill Eagle Ray, Eagle Ray, Lady Ray, Lady-spotted Eagle Ray, Leopard Ray, Mottled Eagle Ray, Ray.. more

Spotted Flatworm - Flatworms

Also known as Marine Worms, Polyclad Flatworm, Spotted Black Flatworm, Yellow Spotted Polyclad Flatworm. Found singly or in pairs amongst coral and rubble areas of coral and rocky.. more

Spotted Gar - Gars

Also known as Billfish, Garfish, Garpike, Spotted Garfish. Found in brackish waters as well as clear pools of lowland creeks, oxbow lakes, small to large rivers and swamps. They.. more

Spotted Garden Eel - Eels-Morays---Conger-Garden Eels

Also known as Black-spotted Garden Eel, Hass's Garden Eel. Found in large colonies over sandy slopes, half buried over sand and seagrass beds usually waving their heads around.. more

Spotted Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Copper Pilot, Goat Mullet, Queen Mullet, Red Goatfish. Found singly or in schools foraging for food over rock, sand and seagrass beds of reefs. They.. more

Spotted Hoplo - Catfishes---Callichthyid Armored Catfishes

Also known as Armored Catfishes, Black Marble Hoplo, Black-spotted Catfish, Bubblenest Catfish, Hoplo, Hoplo Armoured Catfish, Hoplo Catfish, Marbled Hoplo, Mottled Hoplo Catfish, Porthole Catfish. Found in coastal.. more

Spotted Hypselodoris - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs. Found singly or in pairs on coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on hydroids, coral, sponges and anemones. Varies in colour.. more

Spotted Jelly - Jellyfish

Also known as Golden Jellyfish, Golden Medusa, Lagoon Jelly, Mastigias Jellyfish, Papuan Jellyfish, Papuan Spotted Jellyfish, Sea Jellies, Spotted Lagoon Jellyfish, Spotted Moon Jellyfish, True Jellyfish. Found singly.. more

Spotted Metynnis - Characins

Also known as Piranha's, Silver Dollar, Speckled Silver Dollar, Spotted Silver Dollar. Found in large schools in freshwater river basins and their tributaries. They feed on crustaceans, fish, fruits.. more

Spotted Moon Crab - Crabs

Also known as Crustaceans, Speckled Moon Crab and Yellow Moon Crab. Found in shallow waters close to the shore on sand and silt bottoms, usually buried in the.. more

Spotted Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Common Conger, Common-spotted Moray, Conger, Conger Eel, Hamlet, Red Moray, Speckled Moray, Spotted Moray Eel, White-chinned Moray, White-jawed Moray, White-jawed Moray Eel. Found singly coral,.. more

Spotted Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Moray Eels, Black-spotted Moray, Honeycomb Moray and Spotted Moral Eel. Found singly or in family groups on clear coastal and outer reef slopes hiding in.. more

Spotted Porcelain Crab - Crabs---Porcelain Crabs

Also known as Carpet Crabs, False Crabs, Porcelain Anemone Crab, Red-spotted Porcelain Crab, Small-dot Anemone Crab, Spotted Anemone Crab, Spotted Porcelain Crab, Spotted Porcellanid Crab, White Anemone.. more

Spotted Prawngoby - Gobies

Also known as Blackchest Shrimpgoby, Gudgeons, Orangespot Prawngoby, Orange-spotted Goby, Orange-spotted Prawngoby, Orange-spotted Shrimpgoby, Prawn Gobies, Shrimp Gobies, Spotted-partner Goby, Spotted-shrimpgoby, Sunspot Goby, Yellow-spotted Shrimpgoby. Found singly or.. more

Spotted Reef Crab - Crabs---Round Crabs

Also known as Blood-spotted Crab, Blood-spotted Round Crab, Clown Crab, Darkfinger Coral Crab, Large-spotted Crab, Redspot Rock Crab, Red-spotted Crab, Reef Crabs, Round Reef Crab, Seven Eleven.. more

Spotted Sand Bass - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Sea Bass, Rockcods, Cods, Hinds, Trouts and Spotted Bay Bass. Found in bays and harbours on sand and mud bottoms with rocks and eelgrass for.. more

Spotted Sand-diver - Sanddivers

Also known as Blue-spotted Sand-diver, Filamented Sand Eel, Hairfin, Sand Lance. Found in large colonies resting on the sand or hovering just above clean sand bottoms, darting into.. more

Spotted Sandperch - Sandperches

Also known as Black-dotted Sandperch, Grubfish, Many-spotted Sandperch, Sandsmelts, Spotted Grubfish, Thousandspot Grubfish, Thousandspot Sandperch, Weevers. Found singly or in small schools over pavement between corals and.. more

Spotted Scat - Scats

Also known as Argus Fish, Butterfish, Common Scat, Leopard Scat, Spadefish, Spotted Butterfish. Found in small groups in shallow, brackish and freshwaters of estuaries, harbors, mangroves and streams. They.. more

Spotted Scorpionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Barbfish, Gurnard, Pacific Spotted Scorpionfish, Prickly Hind, Spotted Stone Scorpionfish, Stinging Grouper, Stone Scorpionfish. Found singly or in pairs well camouflaged often lying motionless on.. more

Spotted Sea Hare - Sea Slug---Sea Hares

Also known as Black-spotted Sea Hare, Black-tailed Sea Hare, Caribbean Sea Hare, Atlantic Sea Hare, Nudibranchs, Ragged Sea Hare, Rang's Sea Hare, Ringed Sea Hare, White-speckled Sea.. more

Spotted Sea Hare - Sea Slug---Sea Hares

Also known as Black-spotted Sea Hare, Black-tailed Sea Hare, Indo-Pacific Sea Hare, Nudibranchs, Ragged Sea Hare, Rang's Sea Hare, Ringed Sea Hare, White-speckled Sea Hare. Found singly or.. more

Spotted Sea Trout - Drums-Croakers

Also known as Speckled Trout and Spotted Weakfish. Found in shallow coastal areas and river estuaries over sandy bottoms and seagrass beds. They feed on fish and crustaceans. Length -.. more

Spotted Seabass - Temperate Basses

Also known as Sea Bass, Black-spotted Bass, European Sea Bass and Spotted Bass. Found in murky waters over sand, mud and rocky bottoms of shallow coastal waters, estuaries.. more

Spotted Sicklefish - Sicklefishes

Also known as Batfish, Drepane, Moonfish, Spotted Batfish, Spotted Moonfish.Spotted Sickle. Found in coastal inshore waters of reefs, estuaries and harbours.on sand and mud bottoms. Length - 30cm Depth -.. more

Spotted Snake-eel - Eels-Morays---Snake Eels

Also known as Snake Eels, Tiger Snake Eel and Leopard Eel, Found singly over sand and mud bottoms of rocky rubble reefs, can be seen during the day.. more

Spotted Soapfish - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Soapfish, Sea Basses, Groupers, Clown Grouper, Clown Leaflip Grouper, Bearded Grouper, Snowflake Grouper, Leaflip Soapfish, Snowflake Soapfish and Bearded Soapfish. Found singly or in pairs.. more

Spotted Soapfish (juvenile) - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Soapfish, Sea Basses, Groupers, Clown Grouper, Clown Leaflip Grouper, Bearded Grouper, Snowflake Grouper, Leaflip Soapfish, Snowflake Soapfish and Bearded Soapfish. Found singly or in pairs.. more

Spotted Spiny Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Guinea Chick Lobster, Guinea Lobster, Sand Lobster, Spanish Lobster, Star Lobster, White-spotted Spiny Lobster. Found singly or in small groups over shallow water coral reefs.. more

Spotted Surgeonfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Tangs, Combtooth Tangs, Bristletoothes, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Spotted Bristletooth, Goldring Surgeonfish, Goldring Bristletooth, Yelloweye Surgeonfish, Yellow-eyed Surgeonfish, Striped Surgeonfish, Striped Bristletooth,.. more

Spotted Tinselfish - Dories---Grammicolepidids

Also known as Oreo Dory, Tinselfishes. Found in deep oceanic waters on the continental slope of all three major oceans. Length - 15cm Depth - 250-805m Widespread Eastern and Western Atlantic,.. more

Spotted Trunkfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Honeycomb Cowfish, Trunkfishes. Found singly close to crevices, holes, ledges and in seagrass beds over clearwater coral and rocky reefs. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length.. more

Spotted Trunkfish (Juvenile) - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Cowfishes, Honeycomb Cowfish, Trunkfishes. Found singly close to crevices, holes and ledges over clearwater coral reefs. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length - 48cm Depth - 3-50m Widespread Eastern.. more

Spotted Unicornfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Brown Unicornfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes,Lined Unicornfish, Longnose Doctor Fish, Longnose Unicornfish, Long-snouted Unicornfish, Palefin Unicornfish, Paletail Unicornfish, Shortnose Unicornfish, Short-nosed Kala, Short-nosed Unicorn Tang,.. more

Spotted Unicornfish (Juvenile) - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Brown Unicornfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes,Lined Unicornfish, Longnose Doctor Fish, Longnose Unicornfish, Long-snouted Unicornfish, Palefin Unicornfish, Paletail Unicornfish, Shortnose Unicornfish, Short-nosed Kala, Short-nosed Unicorn Tang,.. more

Spotted Wobbegong - Sharks---Carpet-Nurse Sharks

Also known as Wobbegongs, Spotted Wobbegong Shark, Common Carpet Shark and Common Catshark. Found singly or in groups over shallow inshore reefs on sand bottoms, under rocks, jetties.. more

Spotted-cheek Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Guru, Spotted-cheek Damselfish. Found singly or in small loose schools over shallow areas of lagoons and coastal reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Length - 8cm Depth - 0-5m Eastern.. more

Spotted-tail Morwong - Morwongs

Also known as Black-barred Morwong, Flagfish, Spot-tail Morwong, White-spot-tail Morwong, Whitetail Morwong. Found singly or in pairs over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on benthic invertebrates. Length - 45cm Depth.. more

Spotted-tail Sole (Juvenile) - Flatfishes---Soles

Also known as Banded Sole, Many-banded Sole, Zebra Sole. Found singly over mud and sandy bottoms of estuaries and sheltered bays. They feed on small fish and invertebrates. Length -.. more

Spotwing Flying Gurnard - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Flying Gurnards

Also known as Flying Gurnard, Spotwing Helmet Gurnard, Spotwing Flying Helmut Gurnard, Large-spot Flying Gurnard, Spiny Flying Gurnard and Mottled Flying Gurnard. Found singly on the continental shelf.. more

Spurcheek Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Bridled Cardinalfish, Marie Jeanne, Singlestripe Cardinalfish, Spinyeye Cardinalfish, Spiny-eyed Cardinalfish, Spurcheek Cardinal, Tapered-line Cardinalfish. Found singly or in small schools around bases of coral heads.. more

Squarespot Anthias - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Anthias, Basslets, Blotched Fairy Basslet, Mirror Basslet, Pink Square Anthias, Sea Perch, Squareback Anthias, Squarebox Anthias, Squarespot Fairy Basslet. Found in schools close to current.. more

Squaretail Coralgrouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Apricot Trout, Cods, Coral Trout, Hinds, Leopard Trout, Passionfruit Coral Trout, Passionfriut Trout, Polkadot Cod, Polkadot Coral Trout, Rockcods, Spotted Coral Trout, Squaretail Coral.. more

Squaretail Rabbitfish - Rabbitfishes

Also know as Dusky Rabbitfish, Dusky Spinefoot, Marbled Spinefoot, Spinefoots, Squaretail Spinefoot. Found singly or small schools in very shallow waters over coral debris, rock and sand bottoms.. more

Squat Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Amboin Shrimp, Ambonian Shrimp, Anemone Shrimp, Bold-spotted Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimps, Cleaner Shrimps, Commensal Anemone Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp, Dancing Shrimp, High-tailed Shrimp, Hump-backed Shrimp,.. more

Staghorn Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Black-snouted Sergeant-major, Clouded Damselfish, Sergeants, Staghorn Damselfish, Staghorn Sergeant. Found in schools sheltering in the arms of staghorn corals over coastal bays, lagoons, inner and.. more

Stained Urchin - Sea Urchins

Also known as Collector Urchin, Pincushion Urchin, Spotted Urchin, Stained Collector Urchin, Tinged Sea Urchin. Found singly or in groups over coral and rocky substrates of coral and.. more

Stalked Sea Squirt - Ascidians

Also known as Blue Lollypop Tunicate, Blue Palm Coral, Blue Pom-pom Coral, Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians, Fasicular Sea Squirt, Grape Tunicates, Lollipop Coral, Lollipop Tunicate, Robust Sea.. more

Star Ascidian - Ascidians

Also known as Calloused Tunicate, Colonial Ascidian Tunicate, Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians, Golden Star Ascidian, Golden Star Tunicate, Harbour Star Ascidian, Ladder Tunicate, Lined Compound Ascidian,.. more

Star Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Black-lined Pufferfish, Blowfishes, Diagonal-banded Toadfish, Giant Pufferfish, Pufferfishes, Starry Puffer, Starry Pufferfish, Starry Toadfish, Stellate Puffer, Toadfishes, Toby. Found over sandy areas of patch reefs,.. more

Star Puffer (Juvenile) - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Black-lined Pufferfish, Blowfishes, Diagonal-banded Toadfish, Giant Pufferfish, Pufferfishes, Starry Puffer, Starry Pufferfish, Starry Toadfish, Stellate Puffer, Toadfishes, Toby. Found over sandy areas of patch reefs,.. more

Starck's Demoiselle - Damselfishes

Also known as Starcki Damsel, Starck's Damsel, Starck's Damselfish. Found singly or in small schools around crevices of rocky outcrops, along sand channels over outer reef slopes. They feed.. more

Stareye Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Bucktooth, Bucktooth Parrotfish, Caroline's Parrotfish, Carolinus Parrotfish, Christmas Parrotfish, Marbled Parrotfish, Spinytooth Parrotfish, Stareye Parrot, Starry-eye Parrotfish. Found singly or in small schools foraging for.. more

Stareyed Stonefish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Stonefishes

Also known as Mangrove Stonefish. Found singly or in family groups either partially buried with just their spines and fins showing or under rocks over rubble and sandy.. more

Starfish Comb Jelly - Comb Jellies

Also known as Benthic Comb Jelly, Creeping Comb Jelly, Mottled Creeping Ctenophore, Sea Star Comb Jelly, Starfish Comb Jelly. Found hitchhiking on the arms of its host.. more

Stargazer Snake Eel - Eels-Morays---Snake Eels

Also known as Stargazer Eel. Found singly burrowed into the sand tail first so lonely their head is showing, living symbiotically with the cleaner shrimp - Periclimenes.. more

Starry Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Lawnmower Blenny, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies, Snowflake Blenny, Starry Lawnmower Blenny. Found singly or in small schools on coral and rock outcrops as.. more

Starry Dragonet - Dragonets

Also known as Stellate Dragonet, Scooter Dragonet, Red Scooter Dragonet, Red Scooter, Red Scooter Blenny, Ruby Red Scooter Dragonet, Scooter Blenny and Marble Scooter. Found singly.. more

Starry Flounder - Flatfish---Righteye Flounders

Also known as Diamond Flounder, Emerywheel, English Sole, Flounders, Grindstone, Long-nosed Flounder, Long-jaw Flounder, Rough Jacket, Soles, Swamp Flounder. Found inshore partially buried or out foraging for food.. more

Starry Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Sea Bass, Rockcods, Cods, Hinds, Trouts, Red-tipped Grouper, Flag Grouper and Flag Cabrilla. Found singly in shallow waters of coastal reefs. They feed nocturnally fish and.. more

Starry Night Octopus - Octopuses

Also know as Callistoctopus luteus, Starry Octopus and Small-spot Octopus. Found singly on sandy bottoms of coral and rocky reefs, often seen at night while they.. more

Starry Triggerfish (Juvenile) - Triggerfishes

Also known as Leatherjackets, Star Triggerfish and Flat-tailed Triggerfish. Found singly or in pairs over sand and mud bottoms close to reefs. The females guard their nest aggressively. They feed.. more

Steephead Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Blunthead Parrotfish, Blunt-headed Parrotfish, Gibbus Parrotfish, Heavybeak Parrotfish, Pacific Steephead Parrotfish. Found in schools foraging for food over lagoons and seaward reefs rich in algae.. more

Steephead Parrotfish (Juvenile) - Parrotfishes

Also known as Blunthead Parrotfish, Blunt-headed Parrotfish, Gibbus Parrotfish, Heavybeak Parrotfish, Pacific Steephead Parrotfish. Found in schools foraging for food over lagoons and seaward reefs rich in algae.. more

Steinitz' Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Orange Banded Prawngoby, Orange Banded Shrimpgoby, Prawn Gobies, Shrimp Gobies, Steinitz' Goby, Steinitz' Partner Goby, Steinitz' Prawngoby. Found singly or in pairs sharing their.. more

Sterba's Cory - Catfishes---Callichthyid Armored Catfishes

Also known as Armored Catfishes, Cory Catfish, Sterbai Cory, Sterbai Cory Catfish, Sterba's Corydoras, Sterba's Cory Cat. Found in schools over flooded forest pools and in swift flowing.. more

Stinging Hydroid - Hydroids

Also known as Common Sea Fern, Cypress Hydroid, Feather Hydroid, Fire Hydroid, Fireweed, Sea Ferns, Stinging Hydrozoan, Stinging Sea Fern, Stinging Seaweed. Found in colonies over shallow reefs.. more

Stinker Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Caribbean Demo-sponge, Caribbean Sponge, Demo-sponge, Formosan Sponge, Red-boring Sponge. Found over hard bottoms and in seagrass beds, around mangroves and inshore coastal reefs. They feed on.. more

Stoke's Sea Snake - Sea Snakes---Venomous Sea Snakes

Also known as - no other name. Found singly in lagoons, coral and rocky reefs of coastal areas. When migrating they form meter-long sticks in their thousands! One of the.. more

Stomatella Snails - Sea Snails

Also known as Top Snails, Dove Snail, Slug Snail, Shell-less Snail, Paper Shell Snail, Finger Nail Snail and Mini-Abolone. Found in shallow water of lagoons, rock pools and.. more

Stonycoral Ghostgoby - Gobies

Also known as Cling Goby, Coral Goby, Ghost Gobies, Gudgeons, Michel's Ghostgoby, Michel's Goby, Reef Gobies, Soft Coralgoby. Found singly living in a symbiotic relationship with hard corals.. more

Stoplight Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Dark Green Parrotfish, Moontail, Parrot Chub, Redbelly. Found singly or in small schools foraging for food over live corals in clear water reefs rich in.. more

Stoplight Parrotfish (juvenile) - Parrotfishes

Also known as Dark Green Parrotfish, Moontail, Parrot Chub, Redbelly. Found singly or in small schools foraging for food over live corals in clear water reefs rich in.. more

Storthynx Dwarfgoby - Gobies

Also known as Belly-spotted Pygmygoby, Gudgeons, Pygmy Gobies, Reef Gobies, Rosy Eviota, Storthynx Pygmygoby. Found singly over coral flats, mangroves, eelgrass patches and rocky areas in shallow shore.. more

Stout Chromis - Damselfishes

Also known as Pullers, Robust Puller, Stoutbody Chromis, Stoutbody Puller. Found in large schools in shallow waters of lagoons, outer coral and rocky reefs feeding high above the.. more

Stout Green Brittle Star - Sea Stars

Also known as Brittle Sea Stars, Brittle Star, Green Brittle Star, Green Brittle Starfish, Green Serpent Star, Large Brittle Star, Serpent Stars, Spider Brittle Star, Spiny Green.. more

Stout Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Abbott's Eel, Abbott's Moray, Abbott's Moray Eel, Indo-Pacific Stout Moray, Pepper Moray, Salt-and-Pepper Moray, Spotted Moray, Stout Moray Eel, White-speckled Moray. Found singly in.. more

Stout Tube Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Marine Sponge, Organ-pipe Sponge, Pacific Sponge, Pipe Sponge, Siliceous Sponges, Thai Sponge, Tropical Marine Sponge. Found on slopes and ledges of coral and rocky reefs. The.. more

Stovepipe Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Blue Sponge, Demospongiae, Lavender Stovepipe Sponge, Marine Sponge, Pink Tube Sponge, Siliceous Sponges, Tube Sponge, Tubular Sponges. Found over ledges around mangroves and over walls.. more

Strapweed Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Leatherjackets, Small-spotted Filefish, Small-spotted Leatherjacket, Spotted Filefish, Spotted Leatherjacket, Strapweed Leatherjacket. Found singly or in pairs over shallow estuaries and coastal reefs rich in.. more

Strapweed Filefish (Juvenile) - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Leatherjackets, Small-spotted Filefish, Small-spotted Leatherjacket, Spotted Filefish, Spotted Leatherjacket, Strapweed Leatherjacket. Found singly or in pairs over shallow estuaries and coastal reefs rich in.. more

Strawberry Anemone - Sea Anemones

Also known as Beadlet Anemone, Hexacorals, Strawberry Beadlet Anemone. Found singly or in colonies attached to boulders and rocks sometimes partially covered in gravel or half buried in.. more

Strawberry Conch - Sea Snails

Also known as Blood-mouthed Conch, Cone Shell, Orangelip Conch, Red-lipped Conch, Redmouth Conch, Red-mouthed Conch, Scorpion Conches, Spider Sea Shells, Strawberry-lipped Conch, Red-lipped Conch, Redmouth Conch, Red-mouthed.. more

Strawberry Dwarf Cichlid - Cichlids

Also known as Dwarf Cichlid, Strawberry Apisto, Strawberry Cichlid. Found in both clear and black waters, around leaf litter of slow moving backwaters, creeks and tributaries of Rio.. more

Strawberry Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cods, Golden Hind, Hinds, Orange Grouper, Orange-red Pigmy Grouper, Orange Rockcod, Rockcods, Strawberry Cod, Strawberry Coral Cod, Strawberry Hind, Strawberry Rockcod, Trouts. Found singly in.. more

Strawberry Hermit Crab - Crabs---Hermit Crabs

Also known as Land Hermit Crab, Strawberry Crab, Strawberry Hermies, Strawberry Land Hermit Crab, Terrestrial Hermit Crab. Found on the land and over shorelines sometimes buried during the.. more

Strawberry Sea Slug - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs, Dorid Nudibranchs, Clown Nudibranch, Golden Gymnodoris, Neon Slug, Red Neon Slug, Strawberry Gymnodoris, Strawberry Nudibranch, Strawberry Slug, Yellowspot Fat Red Slug. Found over shallow.. more

Strawberry Tunicate - Ascidians

Also known as Tunicates, Sea Squirts, Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians. Found on coral and rocky reefs on walls and drop off's. They feed on plankton and detritus. Length - 4cm Depth.. more

Strawberry Tunicate - Ascidians

Also known as Compound Ascidian, Tunicates and Sea Squirts. Found poking out from rock crevices of walls or under ledges. They feed on plankton. Length - ?cm Depth - 5-30m Widespread Indo-West.. more

Streaked Gurnard - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Searobins

Also known as Trigloporus lastoviza, Gurnard, Flying Gurnards, Grunt Fish, South African Gurnard and Rock Gurnard. Found singly in deep waters or on shallow sandy bottoms.. more

Striate Cone - Sea Snails

Also known as Cones, Cone Shells, Cone Snails, Striated Cone, Striated Cone Shell. Found in sand and under dead corals during the day coming out to hunt.. more

Striated Frogfish - Anglerfishes---Frogfishes

Also known as Black Angler, Blotched Anglerfish, Hairy Anglerfish, Hairy Frogfish, Splitlure Frogfish, Straite Anglerfish, Striated Anglerfish, Striped Angler, Striped Anglerfish, Striped Frogfish, Striped Hairy Anglerfish,.. more

Striated Fusilier - Fusiliers

Also known as Striped Fusilier. Found in schools midwater feeding over coastal coral reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Varies in colour from blue to red with night and day. Length -.. more

Striated Star - Sea Stars

Also known as Starfish, Striated Sea Star, Striated Starfish. Found singly or in groups around boulders and under rocks on coral and rocky reefs. Colour and pattern vary. Length -.. more

Striated Wasse - Wrasses

Also known as Small-mouthed Wrasses, Scarlet Pinstripe Wrasse, Pinstripe Wrasse, Pinstriped Wrasse, Secretive Wrasse and Disappearing Wrasse. Found singly in deep lagoons and seaward reefs, near the bottom.. more

Strigate Chromodoris - Sea Slugs

Also known as Nudibranchs, Streaked Chromodoris, Strigate Nudibranch, Strigate Sea Slug. Found singly or in pairs amongst sand and rubble areas of coral and rocky reefs. They feed on.. more

String-of-Beads Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Banded Sea Cucumber, Conspicuous Sea Cucumber, Feathermouth Sea Cucumber, Maculated Synaptid, Medusa Worm Sea Cucumber, Snake Sea Cucumber, Spotted Sea Cucumber, Spotted Worm Sea.. more

Stripe-legged Spiny Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Bluespot Rock Lobster, Rock Lobsters, Stripeleg Spiny Lobster, White Whiskered Coral Crayfish, White Whisker Spiny Lobster. Found singly hiding in caves, crevices and holes in.. more

Striped Anemone - Sea Anemones

Also known as Hexacorals. Found in coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble areas. They feed on plankton. Length - ?cm Depth - ?m Widespread Indo Pacific These anemones are not.. more

Striped Boarfish - Armorheads

Also known as Boarfishes, Japanese Boarfish, Sailfin Armorhead, Whiskered Armorhead, Whiskered Boarfish. Found in pairs or small schools over reef and sand areas of deep rocky drop-offs. They feed.. more

Striped Burrfish - Puffers-Filefish---Porcupinefishes-Burrfishes

Also called Albino Striped Burrfish, Balloonfish, Blowfish, Burrfish, Globefish, Hedgehog Fishes, Spiny Box Puffer, Spiny Boxfish, Swelltoads. Found singly in shallow sandy areas and seagrass beds of bays.. more

Striped Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Black-striped Cardinalfish, Broadstripe Cardinal, Broad-striped Cardinalfish, Broad-striped Soldierfish, Narrow-striped Cardinalfish. Found singly or in small schools in shallow and deep drop-offs over clear water reef.. more

Striped Catfish - Catfishes---Eeltail Catfishes

Also known as Barbel-eel Catfish, Canine Catfish Eel, Catfish Eel, Coral Catfish, Darkfin Eel Catfish, Eel Catfish, Giant Catfish, Indo-Pacific Striped Eel Catfish, Lined Catfish, Striped Catfish.. more

Striped Catfish - Catfishes---Shark Catfishes

Also known as Asian Catfish, Freshwater Catfish, Iridescent Shark, Iridescent Shark Catfish, Pangas Catfish, Pangasiid Catfish, Pangasiid Shark, Pangasius Cat, Pangasius Catfish, Pangasius Sutchi, River Catfish, Siamese.. more

Striped Catfish (Juvenile) - Catfishes---Eeltail Catfishes

Also known as Barbel-eel Catfish, Canine Catfish Eel, Catfish Eel, Coral Catfish, Darkfin Eel Catfish, Eel Catfish, Giant Catfish, Indo-Pacific Striped Eel Catfish, Lined Catfish, Striped Catfish.. more

Striped Fangblenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Black-banded Blenny, Creamy-striped Blenny, Fang Blennies, Grammistes Blenny, Linespot Fangblenny, Linespot Harptail, Linespot Harptail Blenny, Sabretooth Blennies, Sabre-toothed Blennies, Stripe Blenny, Striped Blenny, Striped.. more

Striped Glass Catfish - Catfishes---Sheatfishes

Also known as Asian Catfish, East Indies Glass Catfish, False Glass Catfish, Glass Cats, Mottled Glass Catfish, Poor Man's Glass Catfish, Tawny Glass Catfish. Found in schools over.. more

Striped Large-eye Bream - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Glowfish, Glowspot Sea Bream, Goldspot Bream, Goldspot Emperor, Goldspot Sea Bream, Gold-lined Emperor, Gold-lined Large-eyed Bream, Gold-lined Sea Bream, Gold-striped Bream, Golden-Lined Sea Perch,.. more

Striped Monocle Bream - Threadfin Breams-Whiptail Breams

Also known as Black-and-White Monocle Bream, Black-and-White Spinecheek, Coral Bream, Green-lined Spinecheek, Latticed Monocle Bream, Lined Monocle Bream, Lined Spinecheek, Monocle Bream, Spinecheek, Striped Spinecheek, Whiptail. Found singly.. more

Striped Panchax - Rivulines-Killifishes-Live Bearers---Killifishes

Also known as Golden Panchax, Golden Wonder Killifish, Golden Wonder Panchax, Malabar Killie. Found at high altitude in reservoirs, rivers and streams also in brackish waters over low-lying.. more

Striped Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Caribbean-striped Parrotfish, Grey Chub, Mottlefin Parrotfish, Mudbelly, Sammy Johnson, Sleep-on-Grass. Found in schools foraging for food over seagrass beds of coral and rocky reefs rich.. more

Striped Parrotfish (Juvenile) - Parrotfishes

Also known as Caribbean-striped Parrotfish, Grey Chub, Mottlefin Parrotfish, Mudbelly, Sammy Johnson, Sleep-on-Grass. Found in schools foraging for food over seagrass beds of coral and rocky reefs.. more

Striped Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Blowfishes, Manila Puffer, Manila Pufferfish, Narrow-lined Puffer, Narrow-lined Pufferfish, Narrow-lined Toadfish, Narrow-striped Pufferfish, Striped Pufferfish, Toadfishes. Found singly over mud, sand, seagrass beds and.. more

Striped Pygmygoby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Pygmy Gobies, Redstripe Dwarfgoby, Reef Gobies, Striped Dwarfgoby, Sebree's Dwarfgoby, Sebree's Pygmygoby. Found in small schools resting on live corals over shallow lagoons reefs. They.. more

Striped Surgeonfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Striped Surgeon, Lined Surgeon, Lined Surgeonfish, Blue Lined Surgeonfish, Blue Banded Surgeonfish, Bluebanded Surgeon, Clown Surgeon, Clown Surgeonfish, Pyjama.. more

Striped Surgeonfish (Juvenile) - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Striped Surgeon, Lined Surgeon, Lined Surgeonfish, Blue Lined Surgeonfish, Blue Banded Surgeonfish, Bluebanded Surgeon, Clown Surgeon, Clown Surgeonfish, Pyjama.. more

Striped Sweetlips (juvenile) - Grunts

Also known as Lesson's Sweetlips, Lesson's Thicklip, Lined Sweetlips, Sweetlips. Found singly close to caves and ledges of steep slopes during the day dispersing at night to feed.. more

Striped Triplefin - Blennies---Triplefin Blennies

Also known as Lined Triplefin, Neon Triplefin, Striped Threefin, Threefin Blennies, Threefins, Triplefins, Tropical Striped Triplefin. Found singly or in small schools resting on reef outcrops and sponges.. more

Stripehead Dwarfgoby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Red-lined Pygmygoby, Reef Gobies, Stripehead Goby. Found singly or in small schools in caves and crevices of lagoons, deep reef slopes and protected seaward.. more

Stripey - Sea Chubs

Also known as Butterflyfish, Convictfish, Eastern Common Stripey, Eastern Stripey, Footballer, Western Stripey. Found large dense schools in caves and under ledges during the day dispersing at night.. more

Sua Bumblebee Goby - Gobies

Also known as Bumblebee Gobies, Freshwater Gobies, Gudgeons. Found in murky estuaries and freshwater canals, ditches, marshes and streams. They feed on mosquito larvae and zooplankton. Length - 4cm Depth -.. more

Suckermouth Catfish - Catfishes---Armored Catfishes

Also known as Armored Catfishes, Plecostomus, Suckerfish, Suckermouthed Catfish, Sucking Catfish, Common Pleco, Spotted Pleco, Janitor Fish, Algae-eaters. Found in coastal drainage areas. They feed nocturnally on algae and.. more

Sulphur Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Banana Damsel, Lemon Damsel, Sulphur Damselfish, Yellow Damsel. Found in coral rich areas of inshore reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Geographical colour variation. Length - 11cm Depth - 1-5m Widespread.. more

Sulu Velvetfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Velvetfishes

Also known as Dragonfish, Obese Dragonfish. Found singly on rubble and sand bottoms close to reefs. They feed on crustaceans. Length - 5cm Depth - 10-30m Western Pacific Scorpionfish are masters of camouflage,.. more

Sumatra Barb - Carps---Minnows-Carps

Also known as Green Tiger Barb, Moss Green Tiger Barb, Partbelt Barb, Tiger Barb. Found in schools over canals, ditches, flooded fields, rivers and streams. They feed on.. more

Summan Grouper (Juvenile) - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Edgeblack Grouper, Speckled Fin Grouper, Spotted Grouper and White-spotted Grouper. Found in pairs or small groups over protected shallow coral rich areas of coastal lagoons.. more

Sumo Loach - Carps

Also known as Loaches, Orange Saddle Loach, Schistura Loach, Stone Loaches, Tri-band Loach. Found in stone and rocky areas of streams and rivers. Length - 5cm Depth - ?m Widespread Asia,.. more

Sunburst Sea Anemone - Sea Anemones

Also known as Adhesive Sea Anemone, Beaded Sea Anemone, Hexacorals. Found attached to the substrate on coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Width - ? Depth - 3-30m Widespread Western.. more

Sunflower Mushroom Hard Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Anemone Mushroom Coral, Disk Coral, Long Tentacle Plate Coral, Long Tentacled Plate Coral, Mushroom Coral, Plate Anemone, Plate Coral, Torch Coral. Found singly, free.. more

Sunset Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Banana Wrasse, Bluefin Wrasse, Green Moon Wrasse, Lime Green Wrasse, Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Surge Wrasse, Whistling Daughter, Yellow-brown Wrasse, Yellow-green Wrasse, Yellow Moon Wrasse,.. more

Sunset Wrasse (Juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Banana Wrasse, Bluefin Wrasse, Green Moon Wrasse, Lime Green Wrasse, Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Surge Wrasse, Whistling Daughter, Yellow-brown Wrasse, Yellow-green Wrasse, Yellow Moon Wrasse,.. more

Surf Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Rivulated Parrotfish, Scribble-faced Parrotfish, Tattooed Parrotfish. Found in large schools foraging for food over coral and rocky reefs often with deep tidal pools in silty.. more

Surge Demoiselle - Damselfishes

Also known as Blueline Surge Damsel, Blueribbon Damsel, Blueribbon Surge Damsel, Indian Surge Damsel, Orange Devil, Pacific Surge Damsel, Surge Damsel, Surge Damselfish, White-banded Damselfish. Found singly or.. more

Surge Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Sea Bass, Rockcods, Cods, Hinds, Trouts. Found singly in shallow surge zones of lagoons and the exposed outer reefs of Oceanic islands. They feed on small.. more

Surge Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Green-blocked Wrasse, Lunate-tailed Wrasses, Purple Wrasse, Rainbow Wrasses, Red-and-Green Wrasse. Found in schools in surge zones over outer reef flats, reef margins or rocky coastlines. They.. more

Surmullet - Goatfishes

Also known as Red Goatfish, Red Mullet, Red-striped Mullet, Striped Mullet, Striped Red Mullet, Woodcock of the Sea. Found foraging for food over rocky and soft bottoms of.. more

Suzanne's Flatworm - Flatworms

Also known as Marine Flatworms, Marine Worms, Polyclad Flatworm, Polyclad Worm. Found singly or in pairs on coral and rocky reefs amongst sand and rubble. They feed on.. more

Swallowtail Aglaja - Sea Slugs---Head Shield Slugs

Also known as Blue Swallowtail Slug, Bubbletail Slugs, Leech Aglaja, Leech Headshield Slug, Sperm Trading Sea Slug, Swallow Aglaja, Swallowtail Chelidonura, Swallowtail Headshield Slug, Tailed Slugs. Found.. more

Swallowtail Seaperch - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Anthias, Basslets, Lyretail Sea Perch, Sea Perch. Found in harems amongst coral, gravel and rocks, also in submarine caves over upper slopes and the continental.. more

Swamp Darter - Perches

Also known as Log Perch. Found singly or in small schools over mud and sandy substrates close to vegetation in slow moving stagnant backwaters, ponds, streams and.. more

Swarthy Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Black Parrotfish, Dusky Parrotfish. Found singly or in harems foraging for food over clear water channels, lagoons and outer reef slopes rich in algae growth. They.. more

Swarthy Parrotfish (Juvenile) - Parrotfishes

Also known as Black Parrotfish, Dusky Parrotfish. Found singly or in harems foraging for food over clear water channels, lagoons and outer reef slopes rich in algae growth. They.. more

Sweetlip Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Green Snapper, Island Snapper, Lipper, Longface Emperor, Long-nosed Emperor, Longnose Emperor, Northwest Snapper, Redlip Emperor, Redspot Emperor, Redthroat, Redthroat Emperor, Red-throated Emperor, Starry Pigface.. more

Swollen Finger Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Calcareous Sponges, Finger Sponge, Marine Sponge. Found on drop-offs and slopes over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Colour varies. Length - 20cm Depth - 10-20m Widespread Indo-Pacific Sponges.. more

Swollen-claw Mantis - Mantis Shrimps

Also known as Rock Mantis Shrimp, Split-thumb Mantis Shrimp, Emerald Mantis Shrimp. Found close to reefs in sand and rubble areas with several burrows to hide in. They feed.. more

Sydney Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Four-banded Cardinlfish, Limenus Cardinalfish. Found in small groups in rocky areas of estuaries, harbours and offshore reefs usually sheltering during the day coming out at.. more

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