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What

Yellowstriped Leatherjacket (Meuschenia flavolineata)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

January 14, 2022 02:12 PM AWST

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What

West Australian Seahorse (Hippocampus subelongatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 2021

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What

West Australian Seahorse (Hippocampus subelongatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 2021

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What

Emperor Angelfish (Pomacanthus imperator)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 24, 2019 02:45 AM AWST

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What

Yellowspotted Boarfish (Paristiopterus gallipavo)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

March 11, 2020 12:12 PM AWST

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What

Minke Whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 6, 2020 08:26 AM AWST

Description

~8m long. Dwarf Minke Whale - markings just like the Queensland Dwarf population. A pair, circling ever closer over 30 mins

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What

Australian Pineapplefish (Cleidopus gloriamaris)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 5, 2020 12:07 PM AWST

Description

size of a 5 cent coin

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What

Margined Coralfish (Chelmon marginalis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

September 27, 2020 04:37 AM AWST

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What

Spinytail Leatherjacket (Acanthaluteres brownii)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 18, 2020 12:49 PM AWST

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What

Slender Weed Whiting (Siphonognathus attenuatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 9, 2020 10:22 AM AWST

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What

Widebody Pipefish (Stigmatopora nigra)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 9, 2020 10:23 AM AWST

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Scalloped Hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

January 2021

Description

~2.5m each, in a pair. Distinct bronze colouration.
These Scallopedheads will only approach you while snorkeling, as scuba bubbles make them nervous, unlike the 3.5m Great Hammerhead that has been seen in the area which will swim past a diver on scuba.

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What

Dwarf Spotted Wobbegong (Orectolobus parvimaculatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

January 28, 2021 11:08 AM AWST

Description

14m depth, ~40cm long, same location as previous sighting

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What

Orangebarred Puffer (Polyspina piosae)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

February 27, 2021 11:42 AM AWST

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What

Striate Anglerfish (Antennarius striatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

February 13, 2021 12:18 PM AWST

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What

Circular Stingaree (Urolophus circularis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

March 5, 2021 03:41 AM AWST

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What

Sicklefin Lemon Shark (Negaprion acutidens)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 2021

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Port Jackson Shark (Heterodontus portusjacksoni)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 29, 2021 05:02 AM AWST

Description

1.5m TL, at 7m depth on kelp covered limestone reef just after sunset.

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What

Ocean Leatherjacket (Nelusetta ayraud)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 23, 2021 04:05 PM AWST

Description

~10cm TL, 14m depth on night dive.
<1.5m viz

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Dusky Frillgoby (Bathygobius fuscus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 23, 2021 07:12 PM AWST

Description

In cliff walls, night dive, 3m

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Mud-reef Goby (Exyrias belissimus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 4, 2021 07:03 PM AWST

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Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 7, 2021 11:19 AM AWST

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What

Banded Frogfish (Halophryne diemensis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 7, 2021 11:24 AM AWST

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What

Decorated Sandgoby (Istigobius decoratus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 7, 2021 11:22 AM AWST

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What

Ornate Ghostpipefish (Solenostomus paradoxus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 7, 2021 12:37 PM AWST

Description

second individual hidden under Wobbegong's tail.

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What

Smallspine Turretfish (Tetrosomus reipublicae)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 20, 2021 07:54 PM AWST

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What

Varied Carpetshark (Parascyllium variolatum)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

April 27, 2021 08:31 PM AWST

Description

35-40cm long, night dive, 6m depth.

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What

Glauert's Anglerfish (Allenichthys glauerti)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

June 5, 2021 08:25 AM AWST

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What

Shorthead Seahorse (Hippocampus breviceps)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

July 2021

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Fringelip Eel (Cirrhimuraena calamus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

July 19, 2021 07:41 PM AWST

Description

~35-40cm TL, ~1cm wide, night dive at 7m, feeding then reverse burrowing into sand.

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Common Veilfin (Metavelifer multiradiatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

July 30, 2021 07:38 PM AWST

Description

3 together, night dive, 7m depth

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What

Hicks' Toadfish (Torquigener hicksi)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

July 30, 2021 08:12 PM AWST

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What

Bearded Velvetfish (Paraploactis intonsa)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 17, 2021 07:31 PM AWST

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What

Bearded Velvetfish (Paraploactis intonsa)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 17, 2021 07:40 PM AWST

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What

Southern Longfin Goby (Favonigobius lateralis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 21, 2021 08:48 AM AWST

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What

Bridled Goby (Arenigobius bifrenatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

August 21, 2021 08:37 AM AWST

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What

Bridled Leatherjacket (Acanthaluteres spilomelanurus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

September 4, 2021 07:44 PM AWST

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Western Fortescue (Centropogon latifrons)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

September 9, 2021 07:25 PM AWST

Description

~6-8cm, night dive at 8m depth
Juvenile?
Stripe through the eye is more horizontal from lips c.f. verticle in South Australian Cobbler (Gymnapistes marmoratus). Dorsal fin floppy c.f. rigid spines. Has ridges on head. Was very lethargic in motion c.f. flighty.

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Leopard Wirrah (Acanthistius pardalotus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

January 19, 2021 06:48 PM AWST

Description

sub adult, night dive, two in cave

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What

Southern Longfin Goby (Favonigobius lateralis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 19, 2021 08:06 PM AWST

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What

Spot-tail Wrasse (Coris caudimacula)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 4, 2021 03:09 PM AWST

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What

Shoulderspot Goby (Gnatholepis cauerensis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 4, 2021 03:19 PM AWST

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What

Palespotted Combtooth Blenny (Ecsenius yaeyamaensis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 6, 2021 12:21 PM AWST

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What

Eagle and Devil Rays (Family Myliobatidae)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

October 9, 2021 12:34 AM AWST

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Bearded Leatherjacket (Anacanthus barbatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 2, 2021 08:47 PM AWST

Description

18-20cm TL, juvenile, on night dive at 4m depth over sand.

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Shorthead Sabretooth Blenny (Petroscirtes breviceps)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 2, 2021 08:08 PM AWST

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What

West Australian Seahorse (Hippocampus subelongatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 2021

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What

Tiger Pipefish (Filicampus tigris)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 2, 2021 08:24 PM AWST

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What

Beaked Salmon (Gonorynchus greyi)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 7, 2021 08:05 PM AWST

Description

30cmTL

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What

Western Crested Pipefish (Mitotichthys meraculus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 10, 2021 07:17 PM AWST

Description

18-20cm, small blue spots on flanks

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What

Rhino Pipefish (Histiogamphelus cristatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 10, 2021 08:01 PM AWST

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What

Spotted Pipefish (Stigmatopora argus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 10, 2021 08:14 PM AWST

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Giant Snake Eel (Ophisurus serpens)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 10, 2021 07:25 PM AWST

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What

Australian Pineapplefish (Cleidopus gloriamaris)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

November 23, 2021 07:34 PM AWST

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What

Horseshoe Leatherjacket (Meuschenia hippocrepis)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 4, 2021 09:41 AM AWST

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What

Little Rainbow Wrasse (Dotalabrus alleni)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 4, 2021 10:05 AM AWST

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What

Spikey Bass (Hypopterus macropterus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 8, 2021 08:23 PM AWST

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What

Yellowspotted Sandgoby (Favonigobius punctatus)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 14, 2021 06:44 PM AWST

Description

Night dive, at 7m depth.

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What

Threadfin Reefgoby (Priolepis nuchifasciata)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 23, 2021 06:18 PM AWST

Description

In barge wreck at 14m, night dive

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What

Painted Stinkfish (Eocallionymus papilio)

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

December 27, 2021 06:28 PM AWST

Description

~4cm TL, in 2m depth (snorkeling).
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