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

Uaru - Cichlids

Also known as Chocolate Cichild, Poor Man's Discus, Triangle Cichlid, Uaru Cichlid, Waroo Cichlid. Found in pairs and schools amongst submerged branches and tree roots in clear streams.. more

Umbrella Shell - Sea Slugs---Umbrella Shells

Also known as Atlantic Umbrella Slug, Limpet, Mediterranean Umbraculum, Nudibranch, Umbrella Pleurobranch, Umbrella Sea Slug, Umbrella Sidegill, Umbrella Slug, Umbrella Snail. Found singly or in pairs burrowing under.. more

Undulated Moray Eel - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Common Hawaiian Moray, Common Moray Eel, Leopard Moray, Mottled Moray, Mottled Reef Eel, Undulate Moray, Undulated Moray. Found singly, pairs or with other morays.. more

Unguiculata Sponge - Sponges

Also known as Marine Sponge, Siliceous Sponge. Found over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Varies in colour. Length - ?cm Depth - 8-20m Widespread Indo Pacific Sponges come in a.. more

Unicorn Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Leatherjacket, Rough Leatherjacket, Triggerfish, Triggerfish Durgon, Unicorn Leatherjacket, Unicorn Leatherjacket Filefish, Yellow-finned Leatherjacket. Found singly, pairs or in small schools under floating debris over shallow.. more

Upside-down Jellyfish - Jellyfish

Also known as Upside-down Sea Jelly, Sea Jelly, True Jellyfish. Found in shallow waters over mudflats, sandy bottoms and seagrass beds of shallow lagoons and mangroves often.. more

Urchin Clingfish - Clingfishes-Singleslits

Also known as Australian Urchin Clingfish, Longsnout Clingfish, Striped Clingfish, Yellowstripe Clingfish, Yellow-striped Clingfish. Found singly swimming freely in branching corals or in the spines of long-spined sea.. more

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