All SPECIES BY COMMON NAME:

Grouped by genus.


Local common names are used, if known. Included are fish, sharks, rays, crustaceans, echinoderms, mollusks, corals, alga, and bacteria.

Fish

Angelfish: Barracuda: Basslet: Batfish: Blennies: Bonefish Boxfish: See also Trunkfish Butterflyfish: Cardinal Fishes: Chub: Clingfish: Damselfish: Drums & Croakers: Eels: Filefishes: Flounder:
  • Peacock
Goatfish:
Gobies: Grunts: Hamlets: Herring: Jacks:
Jawfish:
Lionfish: Indo Pacific
Lizardfish:
Mackerel:
Cero

Margates:
(grunt family
Mojarra:
Mullets:
White
Needlefish:
Halfbeaks:
Ballyhoo
Parrotfishes:

Pipefish:
Porcupinefishes:
Porgies:
Pufferfishes:
Rays:
Remoras:
Sharksucker
Scorpionfish:
Sea Basses:
Sea Horses:
Longsnout Seahorse
Sharks:
Snappers:
Snook: Common
Squirrelfishes:
Stingray:

Southern
Surgeonfish:
Sweepers:
Glassy Sweeper
Tarpon
Triggerfish:
Trumpetfish
Trunkfish:
Wrasses:

Creatures

Sea Anemones:
 (Cnidarians)
Barnacles:
 (crustaceans)
Bivalves:
Brittle Stars:
(Echinoderms)
Bryozoans:
Chitons:
(Mollusks)
Comb Jellies:
(see also Jellyfish)
Corallomorph:
(Cnidarians)

St. Thomas False Coral (Warty Corallomorph)
Florida False Coral
Crabs:
(crustaceans)
Cymothoid Isopod:
Isopod

Hydroids:
Jellyfish:
see also Comb Jellies
Lobster:
(crustaceans)
Limpets:
(Mollusks)

Nudibranch:
(Mollusks)

Octopus:
Common
Caribbean Reef
Sea Cucumbers:
Sea Slugs:
(Mollusks)
Seahare:
(Mollusks)
Shrimp:
(crustaceans)
Snails:
(Mollusks)
Sponges:
Squid:
 (Mollusks)
Starfish:
(Echinoderms)
Tunicates:
Urchins:
(Echinoderms)
Worms:
Zoanthids:
Cnidarians