Invertebrates Archive

– Horseshoe crabs are “living fossils” that have been on Earth since before the dinosaurs. Beside being intriguing members of the web of life in their […]

Horseshoe Crabs Need Some Love

– Horseshoe crabs are “living fossils” that have been on Earth since before the dinosaurs. Beside being intriguing members of the web of life in their […]

  SEA URCHINS MAY LOOK AS IF THEY ARE STUCK IN ONE PLACE but in fact they creep around on little tubular feet. These green […]

Sea Urchins All in a Row

  SEA URCHINS MAY LOOK AS IF THEY ARE STUCK IN ONE PLACE but in fact they creep around on little tubular feet. These green […]

TWO DENIZENS OF NOTE IN THE MANGROVE ENVIRONMENT are Cassiopea fronosa and Cassiopea xmanchana, both better known by the common name “Upside Down Jellyfish” (as […]

Upside-Down “Upside Down Jellyfish”

TWO DENIZENS OF NOTE IN THE MANGROVE ENVIRONMENT are Cassiopea fronosa and Cassiopea xmanchana, both better known by the common name “Upside Down Jellyfish” (as […]

  ALGAE COMES IN EIGHT GAZILLION DIFFERENT FORMS, from tiny little slimy green stuff to giant kelp, and to most of us it seems obnoxious […]

Algae, Our Faithful Friend

  ALGAE COMES IN EIGHT GAZILLION DIFFERENT FORMS, from tiny little slimy green stuff to giant kelp, and to most of us it seems obnoxious […]

THE MARKINGS OF THE FISHES AT LEFT AND LOWER RIGHT suggest members of the genus Canthigaster, sharp-nosed puffers often known as toby’s that are found in […]

Puffers Sleeping, Brittlestars at Work

THE MARKINGS OF THE FISHES AT LEFT AND LOWER RIGHT suggest members of the genus Canthigaster, sharp-nosed puffers often known as toby’s that are found in […]

  GOOGLE THIS FISH, THE SPOTTED PRAWN GOBY, and most of the posts you’ll find are for the aquarium trade; Amblyeleotris guttata appears to be […]

It’s a Shrimp Goby

  GOOGLE THIS FISH, THE SPOTTED PRAWN GOBY, and most of the posts you’ll find are for the aquarium trade; Amblyeleotris guttata appears to be […]