DFB Fish


Interesting CreaturesHorizontal Line for separation

Wiper
Wiper - view of the underwater with the wiper in the way

DFB Maintenance Diver
Diver 1 - Close up of blond male diver

DFB Maintenance Diver
Diver 2 - Close up of male diver in a camo wetsuit

DFB Maintenance Diver
Diver close up face

DFB Maintenance Diver
DFB Maintenance Diver

Isopod
Isopod is a crustacean that is a parasite of fish. This isopod is seen here attached to a blue tang.




Crustaceans / Worms / Cephalopods / JellyfishesHorizontal Line for separation

Arrow Crab
Arrow Crab - night shot of crab jumping on camera, it looks like a spider shadow.

Crab (not sure of species)
Crab Coral - this crab has coral shoots growing from it and it completely camouflaged - until it mov

Hermit Crab
Hermit Crab walking on piling

Spiny Lobster
Spiny Lobster only the top part and head of body can be seen

Decorator Crab (?)
Decorator Crab at night in IR mode

Crab (not sure of species)
Crab walking across piling

Moon Jelly
Moon-Jelly floating with filefish poking it

Jellyfish / Comb Jelly
Jelly fish are hard to see because they are transparent, however a dark piling is in the background

Squid
Two squid sycronized swimming

Octopus
Pict of a small octopus scaling up the pylon and camouflaging itself to match the red and white cora

Fireworm
Fireworm inching its way down the piling in I.R. mode (night vision).


Grunts / Chubs / Snappers / SoapfishHorizontal Line for separation

Bluestriped Grunt
Bluestriped Grunt swimming towards camera with mouth open.

Tomtate Grunt
Multiple Tomtates swimming - black spot on tail stripe going down side

Black Margate
Margate fish that is a white silver body with black fins and tail and a black mark on the body

Porkfish Juvenile
Porkfish Juvenile - more of a white fish with 2 black stripes running down vertically - one of top a

Porkfish
Porkfish that is yellow with white horizontal stripes and 2 black stripes on head

Schoolmaster Snapper
Schoolmaster snapper -body is olive gray with yellow hue fading to lighter belly, with brilliant yel

Mangrove/Gray Snapper
Grunt - Sailors Choice.  The body of this fish has reddish brown dots covering the silver body.

Young Mangrove Snapper
Gray Snapper fish - has a blackish gray stripe over its eye which runs from its nose to its back acr

Mutton Snapper
Mutton Snapper - olive green on back and upper sides with pink hue fading to lighter belly & dark sp

Dog Snapper
Dog Snapper - fish has a yellowish tint to it but the defining point is the white triangular marking

Chub
Chub - Bermuda / Gray, 3 chubs swimming one facing camera the other 2 fish showing their profile.

Chub - Bermuda or Topsail
Chub - Topsail or spotted, they are light tan in color with multiple white spots all over the body.

Soapfish
Two Soapfish swimming in night mode



Small Reef Fish Horizontal Line for separation

Blenny
Blenny fish is protecting it's home located in a small coral on the piling.  It has a white belly

"King Benny" the Blenny
King Benny sticking his head out of a barnacle

Hairy Blenny
Hairy Blenny Diagonal transverse row of cirri on a fleshy base on upper posterior part of each side

Sergeant Major
Sergeant Major - small fish with black and white stripes and a touch of yellow on top.

Male Sergeant Major
Night Sergeant - small fish with black stripes

Damselfish
Yellowbelly Hamlet - small blue and yellow fish that is like a gradient across the fish starting at

Dusky Damselfish Juvenile
Dusky Damselfish Juvenile eating from the reef.  Beautifully colored fish with a black dot on its ba



Silvery / Gray / Shiny Fish Horizontal Line for separation

Barracuda
Barracuda swimming by a piling

Sennet
Four Sennet swimming past the piling

Spottail Pinfish/Seabream
Spottail Pin fishes swimming in a school. Black dot near tail

Lookdown
Lookdown - very flat fish that is flashy silver with subtle silver stripes and long dorsal fin and a

Moonfish
Moonfish - shiny silver fish very similar to a lookdown except the moonfish has shorter fins and a s

Cobia
Cobia swimming close to camera

Tarpon
Tarpon - 7 each tarpon swimming one next to another as if they were one fish.

Cero or Spanish MackerelSpanish Mackerel - silver blueish fish that is long and shiny with spots on top.

Needlefish
NeedleFish swimming in distance. This fish is thin and long.

Courtesy of Gretchen Michael Allen

Yellow Jack
Yellow Jack - silver fish with yellow tail and fins.

Yellow Jack (color changing)
Yellow Jack completely yellow next to a spanish hog

Blue Runner
Blue Runners in aqua colored water swimming in a school towards camera

Horse-Eye Jack
Horse-eye jack has big dark eyes, less steep of head compared to other jacks, yellow tail and dark c

Snook
3 snook - snook have a black line down the length of its body and are yellow in color.

Sheepshead
Sheepshead - black and white striped fish eating from the coral

Lesser Amberjack
Shiny jack fish with a stripe running from the top fin down to its mouth going over its eye.

Amberjack Juvenile
Juvenile amberjacks have five dark body bands that are vertically irregularly split with a sixth ban

Courtesy of Bryan Slaton

Almaco Jack
Almaco Jack very similar to the Amberjack but the dorsal fin is longer and more hooked.

Bar Jack
Four Bar Jacks swimming, with an identifiable black/blue stripe outlining the top of their body

Mojarra
Yellowfin Mojarra - small fish swimming in distance, can't make out details but it appears to hav

Permit
Bad picture of a Permit swimming in complete murkiness. All you can make out is the dark tail

Really bad shot, but it happened!

Odd-Shaped Fish Horizontal Line for separation

Porcupinefish
Porcupinefish swimming towards camera.  Porcupinefish is an odd shaped fish and has black polkadots

Ballonfish
Balloonfish - teardrop-shaped body with brown blotches & black spots over entire body. Large iridesc

Scorpionfish
Scorpion fish - 3 bad pict. 2 are far distant pylon as fish swims around. 3rd is a close up camoufla

(camouflaged on right side)

Scrawled Filefish
Scrawled Filefish facing camera with kissy lips.

Planehead Filefish
Planehead Filefish has soft, simple fins with comparatively small pectoral fins and truncated, fan-s

Orangespotted Filefish
Orangespotted filefish - dark brownish fish with yellow vertical stripes that carry through to its f

Smooth Trunkfish
Smooth Trunkfish - very odd shaped fish, it has kissy fish lips and is a black fish with white dots

Scrawled Cowfish
scrawled cowfish is similar to the smooth trunkfish, this fish is triangular box shape with horns li

Honeycomb Cowfish
honeycomb cowfish - very close to a scrawled cowfish but has a honeycomb pattern

Gray Triggerfish
Triggerfish - more oval shaped with large top fin and bottom fin.  Gray in color and has spots and l

Sharpnose Puffer
Sharpnose Puffer is small with pointed nose/snout tan on top with white belly and yellow highlighted

Remora - Sharksucker
Remora hitching a ride on a shark

Lionfish
Lion fish floating in front of piling with its brownish black stripes and venomous spiky fin rays



Oval Shaped Fish Horizontal Line for separation

Blue Tang
Blue Tang profile shot swimming with a Porkfish

Blue Tang Juvenile
Blue Tang Juvenile fish which is a yellow fish with a blue outline.

Doctorfish
Doctorfish - similar to the Blue Tang, but more chocolate in color with blue highlights on tips of f

Ocean Surgeonfish
Similar to the Doctorfish & Blue Tang but has blue marking up nose and over eye makes it look like b

French Angelfish Juvenile
French Angelfish Juvenile - black fish with vertical yellow stripes and the very tips of the fins ha

French Angelfish
French Angelfish swimming.  Black fish with yellow dots.

Gray Angelfish
Gray angelfish - blackish Gray angelfish, looks identical to a french angelfish but in black & white

Blue Angelfish
Blue Angelfish - yellow body and brilliant yellow tail with beautiful electric blue highlights

Queen Angelfish
Queen Angelfish with vivid yellow and blue coloring and a mark on the forehead like a crown

Atlantic Spadefish
Spadefish markings like a zebra black and white stripes

Parrotfishes / Wrasses / HogHorizontal Line for separation

Stoplight Parrotfish
Stoplight Parrot - large scales that are brown and shimmery on top and a red belly.

Courtesy of Erik Summerville

Stoplight Parrotfish Terminal
Stoplight parrotfish terminal phase, beautiful pinks, iridescent blues and aqua greens

Yellowtail Parrotfish
Yellowtail Parrotfish swimming towards camera headon.

Redband Parrotfish
Redband Parrotfish blurry picture of a pink finned large scaled with yellow pink and silvery tint. H

Redband Parrotfish Initial
Redband Parrotfish initial phase, the skin is partially iridescent.

Rainbow Parrotfish
Rainbow Parrotfish - beautiful iridescent scales, the front of the fish is more of a red hue where t

Bluehead Wrasse Terminal
Bluehead Wrasse terminal phase - blue head, black-white-black stripe at the neck line and a yellow b

Bluehead Wrasse Intermediate
Bluehead Wrasse Intermediate - yellow top with white belly small fish

Bluehead Wrasse Juvenile
Bluehead Wrasse Juvenile - small fish with white belly, black, yellow black stripe from top to cente

Spanish Hogfish
Spanish Hogfish which is yellow in color with a purple top.  This fish has humanlike teeth.

Courtesy of Brooks Creek

Hogfish
Hogfish picture, red in color with a long snout & first 3 dorsal fin spines are elongated and whispy





Sharks / Rays / Turtle / Eels Horizontal Line for separation

Stingray
Stingray flying by on the bottom of the ocean. Stingrays have fins that look like wings and a whip l

Spotted Eagle Ray
Spotted Eagle Ray - black in color covered in white spots and a whip like tail.

Skate
Skate - GIF of a Skate Ray in the distance on the bottom of the ocean floor swimming.

Manta Ray
Manta ray swimming between pilings

Cownose Ray
Cownosed-Ray swims by in school of fish. It is kite-shaped with long, whip-like tail.

Southern Stingray
Southern Stingray swimming across bottom of ocean floor at a distance. Flat, diamond-shaped with whi

Loggerhead Turtle
Turtle - Loggerhead, close up shot of turtle swimming to the piling.  It is brown in color.

Green Sea Turtle
Green Sea Turtle diving down head first past the camera.

Lemon Shark
Lemon Shark profile swimming by camera

Lemon SharkLemon shark front angle closeup of mouth and nostrils

Nurse Shark
medium sized Nurse Shark on bottom casting a large shadow

Hammerhead
Hammerhead swimming on bottom away from camera

Bait Fish Horizontal Line for separation

Atlantic Bumper Bait Fish
Atlantic Bumper Bait Fish - a school swimming together to form a giant mass of darkness with several

Scad Bait Fish
Scad Bait Fish filling the entire screen up with hundreds of these tiny bait fish.

Glass Minnow or Round Scad
Glass Minnow - hundreds of little tiny minnows swimming in all directions, it looks like glitter.