Florent's Guide To The

South Florida Reefs

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Shortfinger Neck Crab - Coryrhynchus sidneyi
Common Sea Fan - Gorgonia ventalina
Carribean Velvet Shrimp - Metapenaeopsis goodei
Peacock Flounder - Bothus lunatus
Spinyhead Blenny - Acanthemblemaria spinosa
Bluehead - Thalassoma bifasciatum
Saddled Blenny - Malacoctenus triangulatus
Shortfinger Hermit Crab - Pagurus brevidactylus
Reef Urchin - Echnometra viridis
Foureye Butterflyfish - Chaetodon capistratus
Spotted Drum - Equetus punctatus
Christmas Tree Worm - Spirobranchus giganteus
Channel Clinging Crab - Mithrax spinosissimus
Whitespotted Filefish - Cantherhines macrocerus
Redspotted Hawkfish - Amblycirrhitus pinos
Mysids Shrimp - Mysidium spp.
Blackedge Triplefin - Enneanectes atrorus
Pederson Cleaner Shrimp - Ancylomenes pedersoni
Whitestar Cardinalfish - Apogon lachneri
Caribbean Squat Anemone Shrimp - Thor dicaprio
Milk Conch - Macrostrombus costatus
Longspine Squirrelfish - Holocentrus rufus
Porcupinefish - Diodon hystrix
Red Night Shrimp - Cinetorhynchus manningi
Flamingo Tongue - Cyphoma gibbosum
Black Durgon - Melichthys niger
Balloonfish - Diodon holocanthus
Longsnout Butterflyfish - Prognathodes aculeatus
Rock Beauty - Holacanthus tricolor
Butter Hamlet - Hypoplectrus unicolor
Threespot Damselfish - Stegastes planifrons
Spotfin Butterflyfish - Chaetodon ocellatus
Grooved Brain Coral - Diploria labyrinthiformis
Orangespotted Filefish - Cantherhines pullus
Wire Coral - Stichopathes luetkeni
Goldentail Moray Eel - Gymnothorax miliaris
Banded Clinging Crab - Mithrax cinctimanus
Donkey Dung Sea Cucumber - Holothuria mexicana
Ocellate Swimming Crab - Achelous sebae
Yellowline Arrow Crab - Stenorhynchus seticornis
Sharpnose Puffer - Canthigaster rostrata
Peppermint Goby - Coryphopterus lipernes
Caribbean Reef Octopus - Octopus briareus
Red Reef Hermit Crab - Paguristes cadenati
Banded Coral Shrimp - Stenopus hispidus
Eyed Flounder - Bothus ocellatus
Spotted Goatfish - Pseudupeneus maculatus
Glasseye Snapper - Heteropriacanthus cruentatus
Sculptured Slipper Lobster - Parribacus antarcticus
Green Turtle - Chelonia mydas
Lancer Dragonet - Callionymus bairdi
Spotted Spiny Lobster - Panulirus guttatus
Cymothoid Isopod - Anilocra spp./Renocila spp.
Nurse Shark - Ginglymostoma cirratum
Sunshinefish - Chromis insolata
Spotted Scorpionfish - Scorpaena plumieri
Sponge Brittle Star - Ophiothrix suensoni
Oersted's Brittle Star - Ophiothrix oerstedii
Reticulated Brittle Star - Ophionereis reticulata
Burrowing Brittle Stars -
Slender Filefish - Monacanthus tuckeri
Rough Fileclam - Ctenoides scaber
Yellowhead Jawfish - Opistognathus aurifrons
Great Barracuda - Sphyraena barracuda
Coney - Cephalopholis fulva
Hawksbill Turtle - Eretmochelys imbricata
Southern Stingray - Dasyatis americana
Redband Parrotfish - Sparisoma aurofrenatum
Queen Parrotfish - Scarus vetula
Caribbean Reef Shark - Carcharhinus perezii
Longjaw Squirrelfish - Neoniphon marianus
Red Lionfish - Pterois volitans
Nassau Grouper - Epinephelus striatus
Carrot Cone - Conus daucus
Brown Garden Eel - Heteroconger longissimus
Ridgeclaw Hermit Crab - Phimochirus randalli
Red Banded Lobster - Justitia longimanus
Grass Squid - Pickfordiateuthis pulchella
Bareye Hermit Crab - Dardanus fucosus
Jewel Urchin - Lytechinus williamsi
Red-Tipped Sea Goddess - Glossodoris sedna
Yellowtail Snapper - Ocyurus chrysurus
Ocean Surgeonfish - Acanthurus bahianus
Reef Butterflyfish - Chaetodon sedentarius
Yellowtail Reeffish - Chromis enchrysura
Spinner Dolphin - Stenella longirostris
Spotted Eagle Ray - Aetobatus narinari
Ghost Feather Duster - Anamobaea sp.
Warty Comb Jelly - Leucothea multicornis
Boulder Brain Coral - Colpophyllia natans
Rough Star Coral - Isophyllia rigida
Symmetrical Brain Coral - Pseudodiploria strigosa
Goldspot Goby - Gnatholepis thompsoni
Giant Barrel Sponge - Xestospongia muta
Sharptail Eel - Myrichthys breviceps
Porkfish - Anisotremus virginicus
Caribbean Reef Squid - Sepioteuthis sepioidea
Gray Angelfish - Pomacanthus arcuatus
Doctorfish - Acanthurus chirurgus
Golden Coral Shrimp - Stenopus scutellatus
Green Moray Eel - Gymnothorax funebris

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