Scarlet-breasted Maori wrasse
Underwater Photography



PLEASE NOTE: The location of the dive sites is in most cases estimated and only approximate.

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Maria La Gorda (area), Cuba

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Species found in Cuevas de Pedro (max. depth 33 m):

Class: Actinopterygii
Yellowfin grouper (Mycteroperca venenosa)
Yellowfin grouper
Mycteroperca venenosa
Class: Actinopterygii
Creole wrasse (Clepticus parrae)
Creole wrasse
Clepticus parrae
Class: Actinopterygii
Mahogany snapper (Lutjanus mahogoni)
Mahogany snapper
Lutjanus mahogoni
Class: Actinopterygii
Secretary blenny (Acanthemblemaria maria)
Secretary blenny
Acanthemblemaria maria
Class: Actinopterygii
Saddled blenny (Malacoctenus triangulatus)
Saddled blenny
Malacoctenus triangulatus
Class: Actinopterygii
Common lionfish (Pterois volitans)
Common lionfish
Pterois volitans
Class: Actinopterygii
Black durgon (Melichthys niger)
Black durgon
Melichthys niger
Class: Actinopterygii
Redband parrotfish (Sparisoma aurofrenatum)
Redband parrotfish
Sparisoma aurofrenatum
Class: Anthozoa
Blushing star coral (Stephanocoenia intersepta)
Blushing star coral
Stephanocoenia intersepta
Class: Anthozoa
Brown sponge zoanthid (Parazoanthus catenularis)
Brown sponge zoanthid
Parazoanthus catenularis
Class: Anthozoa
Gorgonia (Gorgonacea)
Class: Hydrozoa
Algae hydroid (Thyroscyphus ramosus)
Algae hydroid
Thyroscyphus ramosus