Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.) - Tropical Fish/Underwater...

9 Fans

Become a Fan

Images: 634
Videos: 2
Home Images Videos Polls Answers Trivia Similar Clubs Earn Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life Rewards
stuffpoint -> Other -> Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life -> images -> wallpapers -> Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.)
Mushroom Coral/Razor Coral (Fungia Sp.), Fungia corals are flat or dome-shaped, either circular or elongate.They are solitary creatures; usually not attached to the substrate, except for the juveniles. All of the species have central, wide slit mouth. At night they extend their tapered short tentacles for feeding.
Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.), This coral is Photosynthetic absorbing their  nutrients form water currents, a soft bodied coral found in Florida, the Caribbean & Bahamas.
Orange Tree Gorgonian/Orange Sea Fan (Swiftia exserta), This Gorgonian has loose branches forming a fan shape with LG orange polyps (it's also found in a redder color/Red-Polyped Gorgonian). It's a nonphotosynthetic species, found at 50-100 ft, where currents are nutrient-rich, usually under overhangs & inside caves.
Red Finger Gorgonian/ Red Tree Gorgonian (Diodogorgia nodulifera), A vibrant red branching tree-like coral with SM white polyps; it's a  brittle coral that breaks easily. They grow in SM colonies, on sandy & rocky bottoms, shallow open, shallow to deep reefs, ledge over hangs, slopes & walls, even caves.
Thielle's Clownfish (Amphiprion Thiellei), Native to the E. Indian Ocean; this little fish is reddish-orange with a narrow white bar on its head & a SM white back saddle.  Its non-migratory, living on the other slopes of coral reefs & in the shallows of lagoons.
Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.), This coral is Photosynthetic absorbing their  nutrients form water currents, a soft bodied coral found in Florida, the Caribbean & Bahamas.
Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.)
This coral is Photosynthetic absorbing their nutrients form water currents, a soft bodied coral found in Florida, the Caribbean & Bahamas.
Source: snorkelblog.tumblr.com
Keys: wallpaper, wallpapers, tropical fish/underwater sea life
Submitted by springdawn1_sl 7 months ago

advertisement

Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life
popular images
Frilled Shark (Chlamydoselachus anguineus), This rare species is found over the outer continental shelf & upper continental slope, generally near the bottom, though there is evidence of substantial upward movements. It has been caught as deep as 5,150 ft. Its distribution in the Atlantic & Pacific.
Blowfish (A species of Pufferfish), Blowfish a popular name for puffer (aka Globefish, Sea Squab Globefish ) This fish is a delicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver,
Bull Shark (Carcharhinus leucas), Bull sharks are aggressive, they are the most dangerous to humans.  They are common, found worldwide in warm, shallow waters along coasts & in rivers.They can venture far inland via rivers, tributaries & populated areas which adds to their danger.
Scribbled angelfish (Chaetodontoplus duboulayi), This fish is aka Duboulay's Angelfish. Its lips are a dull yellow while the face & body are predominately a dark blue-black. Separating the head from the body is a wide vertical band of yellow & white. A yellow stripe adorns the upper body.
Orca (aka Killer Whale), The Orca is the largest member of the dolphin family & one of the most distinctive of all cetaceans. Its black & white body is unmistakable; both the male & female have a broad, rounded head & snout, a LG forehead, LG paddle-shaped pectoral & dorsal fins.
Japanese Giant Spider Crab  (Macrocheira kaemferi), This crab has the largest leg span of any arthropod, reaching up to 12 ft & weighing up to 41 lbs. Males have longer chelipeds; females have much shorter chelipeds. These crabs are orange, with white spots along the legs; they're found off the southern coast of Japan.
Active Coral Reef, This photo of a live reef with lots of variation in fish, coral, sponges, and more; a really beautiful scene.
Ctenochaetus hawaiiensis (Chevron Tang), The Chevron Tang is known by several  names (Hawaiian Bristletooth/Hawaiian Surgeonfish/Black Surgeonfish).  They can be found in the Christmas Islands, in the Indian Ocean. The juvenile fish are the most colorful, darkening as the reach adulthood.
Spotted Eagle Rays, This ray is blackish-blue on top & white underneath; it has a flattened body & triangular corners to the wing-like pectoral fins. The snout is rounded & pointed at the tip, so that it resembles a bird’s beak. The tail is long, whip-like, with 2-6 spines.
Colorful Fish - Wallpaper,
Hawksbill Sea Turtle, Hawksbill turtle swim above the seafloor with flippers spread out like wings. It gets its  name from the tapered shape of the head & its mouth forms a point resembling a bird's beak. They're found in Atlantic, Pacific &  Indian Oceans.
Basking Shark (Cetorhinus maximus), This is a huge filter-feeding shark that can grow up to about 33 ft. This sluggish & bulky shark is grayish-brown to black to bluish on top & its belly is off-white or darker. It uses its huge mouth to collect tiny food that floats in the water
Blue Jellyfish (Cyanea lamarckii), This jelleyfish is aka Bluefire jellyfish has a blue or yellow tone; it's found in the pelagic zone off the W. Scotland, the North Sea & the Irish Sea, sometimes with the more common Lion's Mane Jellyfish.This jellyfish has stinging tentacles.
Greater Blue Ringed Octopus  (Hapalochlaena lunulata), The greater blue-ringed octopus is one of 3, maybe 4 species of venomous blue-ringed octopuses. It eats mostly crustaceans such as crabs & shrimp; & it eats reef fish that swim to close. It injects them with a neurotoxin that paralyzes its prey, which allows them to devour their prey.
Copperband Butterflyfish (Chelmon rostratus), This fish is aka Beaked Butterflyfish, Beaked Coralfish, or Orange Stripe Butterfly; it  has a long narrow nose & mouth.. It has yellow-orange vertical bands with a black edging & a false eyespot on the rear of the dorsal fin.
Hammerhead Shark, Hammerhead sharks are consummate predators that use their oddly shaped heads to improve their ability to find prey;  are very defensive and will attack when provoked.  They are aggressive hunters, feeding on SM fish, octopuses, squid & crustaceans.
White-Spotted Eagle Ray (Aetobatus narinari), Native to tropic regions worldwide; most often found swimming alone but may be found in SM groups. Hunted by man & shark, this ray is endangered & listed as threatened. They're identified by the white spots or rings on their dark dorsal side.
Asian Sea Otter/Common Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris lutris), The Asian Sea Otter is only found in Asia. It is a sleek, its snot is a bit longer than some of the other otters. Like all otters, they eat, sleep & give birth in water. While eating their favorite food, Abalone, t hey float on their back, useing a rock on their chest, to crack open the shell,
Butterflyfish/Butterfly Fish (Chaetodon auripes), Butterflyfish/Butterfly fish (Chaetodontidae) - live among the coral reefs of the Indian, Atlantic, Pacific Oceans.
Pod of Orca Whales, Orca Wales (Orcinus orca) aka killer whale, belong to the oceanic dolphin family. They are social mammals, often living in groups, called pods. They're found in any of the oceans around the world, from Arctic & Antarctic.


Comment on Corky Sea Finger (Briareum Sp.) image


Sign In or Register to leave a comment!
You can join fan clubs, earn rewards, and share your opinion!
Be the first to comment!
advertisement
Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life
trending content
Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life
similar images

Clown Fish - Wallpaper

Tropical Fish - Wallpaper

Beautiful Blue Fish

Tropical Pink Fish

Pink Fish

Fish Whites and Blacks

Tropical Holacanthus

Orange Tropical Fish

Bearded Fireworm (Hermodice carunculata)

Ring Wrasse (Hologymnosus annulatus)


Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life
forum
Get the forum going! make the first post!


Tropical Fish/Underwater Sea Life
top fans
springdawn1_sl
Nathandiego
advertisement



Connect With Us





Still can't find it? Time to google it!