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Marine Life Identification

Scorpionfishes - Cephalopods
Below is a sampling of Common Fishes you may see while diving on Wakatobi Reefs.
You may click on selected species photos or names to get a detail species profile.

Volitans Lionfish
Pterois volitans
Spotfin Lionfish
Pterois antennata
Twinspot Lionfish
Dendrochirus biocellatus
Tasseled Scorpionfish
Scorpaenopsis oxycephala
Leaf Scorpionfish
Taenianotus triacanthus
Reef Stonefish
Synanceia verrucosa
Reef Stonefish
Scorpaenopsis diabolus
Broadclub Cuttlefish
Sepia latimanus
Day Octopus
Octopus cyanea

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Sharks - Rays - Reptiles Eels - Eel Cats - Lizardfishes Frogfish - Jawfishes - Squirrelfishes Trumpetfishes - Anthias - Dottybacks
Bigeyes - Cardinalfishes - Snappers Bannerfish - Anemonefish Triggers - Hawkfishes - Pufferfish Scorpionfishes - Cephalopods
Pipefish - Pygmy Seahorse Lobster and Crabs Shrimp Nudibranchs

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We are adding new species to the database on a regular basis. Our goal is to have descriptions and photos of over 365 species of fish, sharks and rays that you are likely to encounter while diving at Wakatobi.

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like:Chrysiptera parasema