New Page 1
Image Library | Marine Images | Terrestrial Images | Search Images| Licensing | Contact | About

General Stock Images at Digital Stock Images.com




2005-11-30-18-09-02

Photographer: Paul Osmond  (see this users gallery)

A scuba diver looks at a large Common Lionfish (Pterois volitans) while it swims over a lush, healthy coral reef. Image taken on the reef that surrounds Raine Island in far north Queensland, Australia.
This species is often known as the Red Firefish and occasionally as the Turkeyfish and can be found worldwide in tropical and warm temperate oceans.
Raine Island is famous for the presence of a huge nesting population of Green Turtles, but also is home to a variety of other marine species.

· Date: Sat February 11, 2006 · Reference ID: all/22005-11-30-18-09-02 · Views: 14123 ·
Keywords: scorpaenidae scorpion fish poison poisonous spines spikes predator wide angle coral reef scenice ceriantipatharia thorny color form gbr great barrier
Additional Categories: Scuba Diving - Wide Angles

2005-11-30-14-57-17.jpg
<<
2005-11-30-14-57-08.jpg
<
2005-11-30-18-09-02.jpg
·
2005-11-30-18-08-54.jpg
>
2005-11-30-17-40-37b.jpg
>>

 
22003_0412_111055aa_1_1.jpg
Unidentified Fish against a Sea Fan
Paul Osmond


Email Webmaster

Home Page | Shopping Cart | Contact Us | Privacy Statement | Policies | Advertising

2000-2010 Deep Sea Images - All site contents may not be reproduced in any form without express consent.