Scarlet-breasted Maori wrasse
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Species found in Copacabana Divecenter (max. depth 15 m):

Class: Actinopterygii
Sharpnose puffer (Canthigaster rostrata)
Sharpnose puffer
Canthigaster rostrata
Class: Actinopterygii
Diamond blenny (Malacoctenus boehlkei)
Diamond blenny
Malacoctenus boehlkei
Class: Actinopterygii
Saddled blenny (Malacoctenus triangulatus)
Saddled blenny
Malacoctenus triangulatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Seaweed blenny (Parablennius marmoreus)
Seaweed blenny
Parablennius marmoreus
Class: Actinopterygii
Chain moray (Echidna catenata)
Chain moray
Echidna catenata
Class: Actinopterygii
Spotted moray (Gymnothorax moringa)
Spotted moray
Gymnothorax moringa
Class: Actinopterygii
Whitestar cardinalfish (Apogon lachneri)
Whitestar cardinalfish
Apogon lachneri
Class: Actinopterygii
Sharknose goby (Elacatinus evelynae)
Sharknose goby
Elacatinus evelynae
Class: Actinopterygii
Highhat (Pareques acuminatus)
Pareques acuminatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Queen triggerfish (Balistes vetula)
Queen triggerfish
Balistes vetula
Class: Actinopterygii
Ocean surgeonfish (Acanthurus bahianus)
Ocean surgeonfish
Acanthurus bahianus
Class: Actinopterygii
Cleaning goby (Elacatinus genie)
Cleaning goby
Elacatinus genie
Class: Actinopterygii
Spotfin butterflyfish (Chaetodon ocellatus)
Spotfin butterflyfish
Chaetodon ocellatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Bluehead (Thalassoma bifasciatum)
Thalassoma bifasciatum
Class: Actinopterygii
Lantern bass (Serranus baldwini)
Lantern bass
Serranus baldwini
Class: Actinopterygii
Goldspot goby (Gnatholepis thompsoni)
Goldspot goby
Gnatholepis thompsoni
Class: Actinopterygii
Coney (Cephalopholis fulva)
Cephalopholis fulva
Class: Actinopterygii
Trumpetfish (Aulostomus maculatus)
Aulostomus maculatus
Class: Actinopterygii
French angelfish (Pomacanthus paru)
French angelfish
Pomacanthus paru
Class: Actinopterygii
Doctorfish (Acanthurus chirurgus)
Acanthurus chirurgus
Class: Actinopterygii
Spotted drum (Equetus punctatus)
Spotted drum
Equetus punctatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Spotted scorpionfish (Scorpaena plumieri)
Spotted scorpionfish
Scorpaena plumieri
Class: Actinopterygii
French grunt (Haemulon flavolineatum)
French grunt
Haemulon flavolineatum
Class: Actinopterygii
Porcupinefish (Diodon hystrix)
Diodon hystrix
Class: Actinopterygii
Goldentail moray (Gymnothorax miliaris)
Goldentail moray
Gymnothorax miliaris
Class: Actinopterygii
Creole wrasse (Clepticus parrae)
Creole wrasse
Clepticus parrae
Class: Actinopterygii
Whitespotted filefish (Cantherhines macrocerus)
Whitespotted filefish
Cantherhines macrocerus
Class: Actinopterygii
Widestripe goby (Gobiosoma figaro)
Widestripe goby
Gobiosoma figaro
Class: Actinopterygii
Honeycomb cowfish (Acanthostracion polygonius)
Honeycomb cowfish
Acanthostracion polygonius
Class: Actinopterygii
Balloonfish (Diodon holocanthus)
Diodon holocanthus
Class: Actinopterygii
Blackbar soldierfish (Myripristis jacobus)
Blackbar soldierfish
Myripristis jacobus
Class: Actinopterygii
Flying gurnard (Dactylopterus volitans)
Flying gurnard
Dactylopterus volitans
Class: Actinopterygii
Peacock flounder (Bothus lunatus)
Peacock flounder
Bothus lunatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Jackknife fish (Equetus lanceolatus)
Jackknife fish
Equetus lanceolatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Greenblotch parrotfish (Sparisoma atomarium)
Greenblotch parrotfish
Sparisoma atomarium
Class: Actinopterygii
Flamefish (Apogon maculatus)
Apogon maculatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Graysby (Cephalopholis cruentata)
Cephalopholis cruentata
Class: Actinopterygii
Yellowtail damselfish (Microspathodon chrysurus)
Yellowtail damselfish
Microspathodon chrysurus
Class: Actinopterygii
Queen angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris)
Queen angelfish
Holacanthus ciliaris
Class: Actinopterygii
Spinyhead blenny (Acanthemblemaria spinosa)
Spinyhead blenny
Acanthemblemaria spinosa
Class: Actinopterygii
Common lionfish (Pterois volitans)
Common lionfish
Pterois volitans
Class: Actinopterygii
Foureye butterflyfish (Chaetodon capistratus)
Foureye butterflyfish
Chaetodon capistratus
Class: Actinopterygii
Harlequin bass (Serranus tigrinus)
Harlequin bass
Serranus tigrinus
Class: Actinopterygii
Sargassum triggerfish (Xanthichthys ringens)
Sargassum triggerfish
Xanthichthys ringens
Class: Actinopterygii
Rock beauty (Holacanthus tricolor)
Rock beauty
Holacanthus tricolor
Class: Anthozoa
Red warty anemone (Bunodosoma granulifera)
Red warty anemone
Bunodosoma granulifera
Class: Anthozoa
Warty corallimorph (Discosoma sanctithomae)
Warty corallimorph
Discosoma sanctithomae
Class: Anthozoa
White encrusting zoanthid (Palythoa caribbaeorum)
White encrusting zoanthid
Palythoa caribbaeorum
Class: Anthozoa
Sponge zoanthid (Parazoanthus parasiticus)
Sponge zoanthid
Parazoanthus parasiticus
Class: Anthozoa
Giant slit-pore sea rod (Plexaurella nutans)
Giant slit-pore sea rod
Plexaurella nutans
Class: Anthozoa
Giant anemone (Condylactis gigantea)
Giant anemone
Condylactis gigantea
Class: Anthozoa
Great star coral (Montastraea cavernosa)
Great star coral
Montastraea cavernosa
Class: Anthozoa
Smooth star coral (Solenastrea bournoni)
Smooth star coral
Solenastrea bournoni
Class: Anthozoa
Knobby anemone (Bartholomea lucida)
Knobby anemone
Bartholomea lucida
Class: Anthozoa
Branching anemone (Lebrunia danae)
Branching anemone
Lebrunia danae
Class: Anthozoa
Symmetrical brain coral (Diploria strigosa)
Symmetrical brain coral
Diploria strigosa
Class: Anthozoa
Angular sea whip (Pterogorgia anceps)
Angular sea whip
Pterogorgia anceps
Class: Anthozoa
Boulder brain coral (Colpophyllia natans)
Boulder brain coral
Colpophyllia natans
Class: Ascidiacea
Strawberry tunicate (Eudistoma)
Strawberry tunicate
Class: Bivalvia
Rough fileclam (Lima scabra)
Rough fileclam
Lima scabra
Class: Cephalopoda
Caribbean reef octopus (Octopus briareus)
Caribbean reef octopus
Octopus briareus
Class: Cephalopoda
Common octopus (Octopus vulgaris)
Common octopus
Octopus vulgaris
Class: Demospongiae
Peach encrusting sponge (Clathria)
Peach encrusting sponge
Class: Demospongiae
Brown bowl sponge (Cribrochalina vasculum)
Brown bowl sponge
Cribrochalina vasculum
Class: Demospongiae
White lumpy encrusting sponge (Ptilocaulis)
White lumpy encrusting sponge
Class: Demospongiae
Azure vase sponge (Callyspongia plicifera)
Azure vase sponge
Callyspongia plicifera
Class: Demospongiae
Giant barrel sponge (Xestospongia muta)
Giant barrel sponge
Xestospongia muta
Class: Echinoidea
Slate-pencil urchin (Eucidaris tribuloides)
Slate-pencil urchin
Eucidaris tribuloides
Class: Echinoidea
Rock-boring urchin (Echinometra lucunter)
Rock-boring urchin
Echinometra lucunter
Class: Echinoidea
Long-spined urchin (Diadema antillarum)
Long-spined urchin
Diadema antillarum
Class: Gastropoda
Flamingo tongue (Cyphoma gibbosum)
Flamingo tongue
Cyphoma gibbosum
Class: Hydrozoa
Branching fire coral (Millepora alcicornis)
Branching fire coral
Millepora alcicornis
Class: Malacostraca
Red reef hermit (Paguristes cadenati)
Red reef hermit
Paguristes cadenati
Class: Malacostraca
Two claw shrimp (Brachycarpus biunguiculatus)
Two claw shrimp
Brachycarpus biunguiculatus
Class: Malacostraca
Stareye hermit (Dardanus venosus)
Stareye hermit
Dardanus venosus
Class: Malacostraca
Manning hingebeak (Cinetorhynchus manningi)
Manning hingebeak
Cinetorhynchus manningi
Class: Malacostraca
Banded clinging crab (Mithraculus cinctimanus)
Banded clinging crab
Mithraculus cinctimanus
Class: Malacostraca
Velvet shrimp (Metapenaeopsis goodei)
Velvet shrimp
Metapenaeopsis goodei
Class: Malacostraca
Peppermint shrimp (Lysmata wurdemanni)
Peppermint shrimp
Lysmata wurdemanni
Class: Malacostraca
Banded coral shrimp (Stenopus hispidus)
Banded coral shrimp
Stenopus hispidus
Class: Malacostraca
Spotted spiny lobster (Panulirus guttatus)
Spotted spiny lobster
Panulirus guttatus
Class: Malacostraca
Yellowline arrow crab (Stenorhynchus seticornis)
Yellowline arrow crab
Stenorhynchus seticornis
Class: Malacostraca
Caribbean spiny lobster (Panulirus argus)
Caribbean spiny lobster
Panulirus argus
Class: Malacostraca
Pederson cleaner shrimp (Periclimenes pedersoni)
Pederson cleaner shrimp
Periclimenes pedersoni
Class: Malacostraca
Isopod (Anilocra)
Class: Malacostraca
Spotted cleaner shrimp (Periclimenes yucatanicus)
Spotted cleaner shrimp
Periclimenes yucatanicus
Class: Ophiuroidea
Giant basket star (Astrophyton muricatum)
Giant basket star
Astrophyton muricatum
Class: Phaeophyceae
Leafy flat-blade alga (Stypopodium zonale)
Leafy flat-blade alga
Stypopodium zonale
Class: Polychaeta
Bearded fireworm (Hermodice carunculata)
Bearded fireworm
Hermodice carunculata
Class: Polychaeta
Spaghetti worm (Eupolymnia crassicornis)
Spaghetti worm
Eupolymnia crassicornis
Class: Polychaeta
Christmas tree worm (Spirobranchus giganteus)
Christmas tree worm
Spirobranchus giganteus
Class: Polychaeta
Magnificent feather duster (Sabellastarte magnifica)
Magnificent feather duster
Sabellastarte magnifica
Class: Polychaeta
Variegated feather duster (Bispira variegata)
Variegated feather duster
Bispira variegata
Class: Ulvophyceae
Sea perl (Ventricaria ventricosa)
Sea perl
Ventricaria ventricosa