Scuba Travel, Napoleon Wrasse,

Humphead Wrasse – Cheilinus undulatus

Today it’s time for something a little different. So far in this series we have been looking at some of the species that we see on our dives but don’t really know much about. Now we have made it around the world’s oceans once, it’s about time we revisit some areas and look at some […]

Scuba Travel, Hammerhead, shark

Scalloped Hammerhead – Sphyrna Lewini

Today it’s time for something a little different. In light of all the sightings we have been having recently I have decided to look at one of the office favourites, the stunning Scalloped Hammerhead shark! Most of you will know a few things about these amazing sharks but hopefully I can tell you something new. […]

Scuba Travel, Scrawled Filefish

Scrawled Filefish – Aluterus scriptus

Today’s fish is one of the most stunning in the Caribbean! The Scrawled Filefish. It has long been a favourite of divers due to its amazing colours and friendly disposition and is a real treat to see underwater. The Scrawled Filefish, also known as the Scribbled Filefish, Broomtail or Leatherjacket, are the largest members of […]

Scuba Travel, Socorro, Mexico, Mexican hogfish

Mexican Hogfish – Bodianus diplotaenia

Today’s fish is a peculiar looking soul with a beautiful juvenile stage that often sneaks into photos taken in the eastern Pacific. The Mexican Hogfish. The Mexican Hogfish, also known as the Streamer Hogfish or the Vieja Mexicana, are members of the Labridae family. This is one of the largest family of fish also referred […]

Scuba Travel, sweetlips, juvenile sweetlips

Harlequin Sweetlips

Harlequin Sweetlips – Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides Welcome back to the Findex, an in-depth look at the fish and coral life in the sea. Here we will take a look at the fish that everyone will see while they are diving but maybe don’t know much about or don’t get as much time in the spotlight as […]

Scuba Travel, Zebra shark, Golden travally

Golden Trevally – Gnathanodon speciosus

Golden Trevally – Gnathanodon speciosus Welcome back to the Findex, an in-depth look at the fish and coral life in the sea. Here we will take a look at the fish that everyone will see while they are diving but maybe don’t know much about or don’t get as much time in the spotlight as […]

Scuba Travel, Anthias

Anthias

Anthias – Pseudanthias Squamipinnis Today’s fish is a real coral reef staple. They can often be seen in huge shoals sweeping over the reef, adding a beautiful splash of bright orange to the coral wall. The much loved Anthias. Lyretail Anthias – Pseudanthias squamipinnis The Lyretail Anthias, also known as the Lyretail Coralfish, Scalefin Anthias […]