Life&Dive SpeciesLog

Baustelle

Chordates

Phylum Chordata Characteristics: Bilaterally symmetric, have a coelom, metameric segmentation and circulatory system

Echinoderms

Phylum Echinodermata Characteristics: From the ancient Greek words for hedgehog (echinos) and skin (derma), one of their most prominent characteristics are spines. They also feature a five-fold radial symmetry and are exclusively marine animals.
Berry Sponge - Paratetilla bacca (Selenka, 1867)
Berry Sponge - Paratetilla bacca (Selenka, 1867)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Christmas Tree Worm - Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Christmas Tree Worm - Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Indonesia, Bali, Lembongan Photo by Liko
Cobia - Rachycentron canadum (Linnaeus, 1766)
Cobia - Rachycentron canadum (Linnaeus, 1766)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Divesite: Reethi Beach House Reef Depth: 10-20m Photo by Liko
Electric Fileclam - Ctenoides ales (Finlay, 1927)
Electric Fileclam - Ctenoides ales (Finlay, 1927)
Philippines, Malapascua Island Divesite: Kalangaman Island Depth: 10-15m Photo by Liko
Ericas Egg Cowrie - Testudovolva ericae (Cossignani & Calo, 2002)
Ericas Egg Cowrie - Testudovolva ericae (Cossignani & Calo, 2002)
Thailand, Phi Phi Island Divesite: Wreck of the King Cruiser Photo by Liko
Feather Duster Worm - Sabellastarte  sp. 4
Feather Duster Worm - Sabellastarte sp. 4
Philippines, Malapascua Island Photo by Liko
Flamboyant Cuttelfish - Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885) 2
Flamboyant Cuttelfish - Metasepia pfefferi (Hoyle, 1885) 2
Philippines, Malapascua Island Photo by Liko
Graceful Coral - Cladopsammia gracilis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Graceful Coral - Cladopsammia gracilis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Philippines, Malapascua Island Divesite: Gato Island Photo by Liko
Greenfish Sea Cucumber - Stichopus chloronotus (Brandt, 1835)
Greenfish Sea Cucumber - Stichopus chloronotus (Brandt, 1835)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Helmut Gurnard - Dactyloptena orientalis (Cuvier, 1829)
Helmut Gurnard - Dactyloptena orientalis (Cuvier, 1829)
Indonesia, Bali Divesite: The Jetty Photo by Liko
Napoleon Snake Eel - Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856) 1
Napoleon Snake Eel - Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856) 1
Philippines, Dauin Photo by Liko
Napoleon Snake Eel - Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856) 2
Napoleon Snake Eel - Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856) 2
Philippines, Dauin Photo by Liko
Orang-utan Crab - Achaeus japonicus (De Haan, 1839)
Orang-utan Crab - Achaeus japonicus (De Haan, 1839)
Indonesia, Lembongan Photo by Liko
Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus (Shaw, 1794) - beige
Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus (Shaw, 1794) - beige
Philippines, Malapascua Island Photo by Liko
Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus (Shaw, 1794) juv - displaying discomfort
Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus (Shaw, 1794) juv - displaying discomfort
Philippines, Dauin Photo by Liko
Peacock Mantis Shrimp - Odontodactylus scyllarus (Linnaeus, 1758) 1
Peacock Mantis Shrimp - Odontodactylus scyllarus (Linnaeus, 1758) 1
Indonesia, Bali Divesite: The Jetty Photo by Liko
Poison Ocellate Octopus - Amphioctopus siamensis (Nateewathana & Norman, 1999) 2
Poison Ocellate Octopus - Amphioctopus siamensis (Nateewathana & Norman, 1999) 2
Philippines, Dauin Photo by Liko
Poss's Scorpionfish - Scorpaenopsis possi (Randall & Eschmeyer, 2001).jpg
Poss's Scorpionfish - Scorpaenopsis possi (Randall & Eschmeyer, 2001).jpg
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Rainbow Sea Spider - Pycnogonida sp.
Rainbow Sea Spider - Pycnogonida sp.
Indonesia, Bali Divesite: Wall on the right of the USS Liberty beach Photo by Liko
Reef Lizardfish - Synodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803)
Reef Lizardfish - Synodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Reef Manta - Mobula alfredi (Krefft, 1868) 1
Reef Manta - Mobula alfredi (Krefft, 1868) 1
Indonesia, Lembongan (Nusa Penida) Divesite: Manta Point (Manta Cleaner Station) Depth: 0-10m Photo by Liko
Reptilian Snake Eel - Brachysomophis henshawi (Jordan & Snyder, 1904) 2
Reptilian Snake Eel - Brachysomophis henshawi (Jordan & Snyder, 1904) 2
Philippines, Dauin Photo by Liko
Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp - Ancylomenes sarasvati (Okuno, 2002)
Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp - Ancylomenes sarasvati (Okuno, 2002)
Philippines, Malapascua Island Divesite: Gato Island Photo by Liko
Scrawled Filefish - Aluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Scrawled Filefish - Aluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Shadowfin Soldierfish - Myripristis adusta (Bleeker, 1853)
Shadowfin Soldierfish - Myripristis adusta (Bleeker, 1853)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Shortfin Lionfish - Dendrochirus brachypterus (Cuvier, 1829)
Shortfin Lionfish - Dendrochirus brachypterus (Cuvier, 1829)
Indonesia, Bali Divesite: The Jetty Photo by Liko
Slug-like Cowrie - Staphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810)
Slug-like Cowrie - Staphylaea limacina (Lamarck, 1810)
Philippines, Malapascua Island Divesite: Gato Island Photo by Liko
Soft Coral Brittle Star - Ophiothrix foveolata (Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887)
Soft Coral Brittle Star - Ophiothrix foveolata (Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko
Soft Coral Crab - Hoplophrys oatesii (Henderson, 1893) 1
Soft Coral Crab - Hoplophrys oatesii (Henderson, 1893) 1
Philippines, Malapascua Island Photo by Liko
Soft Coral Crab - Hoplophrys oatesii (Henderson, 1893) 2
Soft Coral Crab - Hoplophrys oatesii (Henderson, 1893) 2
Philippines, Malapascua Island Photo by Liko
Susanas Flatworm - Pseudoceros susanae (Newman & Anderson, 1997)
Susanas Flatworm - Pseudoceros susanae (Newman & Anderson, 1997)
Maldives, Baa Atoll Photo by Liko