The smiley blenny

Now that Simon has a new ‘baby’, he’s out diving a lot more. He has however switched to videos, so i’ve happily inherited the 5DMKIII and tag along diving. The last dive we went together, i came across this colourful fangblenny poking its head out through its hole as i swam past. Due to its…

Slender Sea Moth

A rare find in Lembeh, our diveguide Oksin has only seen this Slender Pegasus Seamonth (Pegasus Volitans) once before in his years of diving the strait. Unlike the short bodied Dragon Pegasus Sea Moth normally found in Lembeh, the Slender Sea Moth -like its name, has a thin slender body, longer snout and longer tail.…

Bumblebee Shrimp

Sometimes you go through life in Lembeh and a critter evades you for what seems to be forever.  For me the unicorn has been the Bumblebee Shrimp.  I could have seen it long ago but was busy with other things / camera not ready, too lazy to go – The usual excuses! Now i need…

Blue Ringed Octopus with Eggs

Towards the end of January we had some repeater guests come to visit, Dominique and Babette.  They had a great time diving with Indra (they gave him a book of photos from the previous trip, too). As promised they sent us some of their photos, which I will use for today’s blog post as I…