860-291319 - Common octopus (Octopus vulgaris), followed from painted comber (Serranus scriba). Marine Protected area Punta Campanella, Massa Lubrense, Penisola Sorrentina, Costa Amalfitana, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean
1350-6274 - Portrait of a juvenile specimen of damselfish (Chromis chromis). Before taking the typical dark brown color of their adult form, these fishes have magnificent electric blue bands. The juvenile specimens are very small, a few centimeters, and they move with nervous and unpredictable movements without any moment of pause.
1350-6257 - A nursehound (Scyliorhinus stellaris) watches closely a group of small cod passing by. Shot taken off Chioggia (VE) on one of the many rocky formations developed in the seabed of the upper Adriatic, called Tegnue. These bio-sediments are similar to coral reefs and for this reason they are also called Adriatic coral reefs.
1116-51201 - Male Bluegill Triggerfish (Xanthichthys auromarginatus) with an erect spinous dorsal fin photographed under water off Maui, Hawaii, USA. He was circling above his prepared spawning area suggesting that this is a courtship display; Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
832-393674 - Lookout overgrown with Klunzinger's soft corals (Dendronephthya klunzingeri), Emperor angelfish (Pomacanthus imperator) Shipwreck, Wreck, Cedar Pride, Red Sea, Aqaba, Kingdom of Jordan
832-393724 - Typical coral reef in seagrass meadow with Red Sea fire coral (Millepora dichotomata), splendour anemone (Heteractis magnifica), Red Sea Red Sea clownfish (Amphiprion bicinctus), behind it Favia Lesser Valley Coral (Favia), Red Sea, Aqaba, Kingdom of Jordan
1350-3569 - Several species of small schooling fish such as damselfish, fusiliers, and anthias feed on plankton in the water column above hard corals, Porites sp., and Acropora sp., Komodo National Park, Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, Pacific Ocean