Snorkelling Snippets

Snorkelling is beautiful now that the water is about 22*C,so for those of you who don’t venture into this fascinating underwater world here is a small selection of some of the sights we see ,it is quite addictive !

Thank you to Libby & Rick for some of the photos and we’d welcome others to add to the gallery.

Magpie Perch…..Cheilodactylus nigripes

Stripey…..Microcanthus strigatus

 

Gloomy Octopus…… Octopus tetricus

Stingray…..Dasyatis brevicuadata

Jewel Anemones …Corynactis australis

Waratah Anemones …..Actinea tenebrosa

Baked Bean Anemone…Phlyctenactis tuberculosa

Feather Duster worm…Sabellastarte australiensis

8 Armed Seastar..Meridiastra calcar

Sand or Shellgrit Anemone …Oulactis muscosa

White Ear….Parma microlepis

Sea Horse…Hippocampus abdominalis

Blue dragon ….Pteraeolida ianthina

Octopus ” garden “

Bennett’s Nudibranch…..Hypselodoris bennetti

Sea star….Uniophora granifera

11 Armed Seastar….Cosciniasterias muricata

Stingaree …Trygonoptera testacea

Sea Tulips …Pyura sp.

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