Species

Fish

Sixspot goby

Sixspot goby (Valencienna sexguttata)is a species of goby native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft ra...

Fish

Starry goby

Short descriptionDorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9-11; Anal spines: 1; Anal soft rays: 8 - 9. Body tan to black in color with light spots; midside with small elonga...

Arthropods

Glass anemone shrimp

The glass anemone shrimp or peacock-tail anemone shrimp (Periclimenes brevicarpalis)is a species of shrimp belonging to the family Palaemonidae.The body of glass anemo...

Plant

Papaya

Description: A fast growing, woody, tree-like herb that grows up to 3 m tall. It normally does not branch but if the top is cut off or injured, it produces a few branches. Trunk is straight, hallow...

Plant

Java plum

Java plum (Syzygiumcumini) is a large evergreen and densely foliaceous tree with greyish-brown thick bark, exfoliating in woody scales. The wood is wh...

Plant

Date palm

Phoenix dactylifera, commonly known as date or date palm, is a flowering plant species in the palm family, Arecaceae, cultivated for its edible sweet fruit. Although its exact place of ori...

Plant

Rosy Spurge

Description: Prostrate or ascending herbs with woody root stock, stem reddish. Leaves opposite, subsessile, 3-10×2-4.5 mm, obliquely obovate or oblanceolate-oblong, base truncate or cuneate, ...

Plant

Asian pigeonwings

Description:It is a perennial herbaceous plant, with elliptic, obtuse leaves. It grows as a vine or creeper, doing well in moist, neutral soil. The most striking feature about this plant is t...

Plant

Pink rain lily

Zephyranthes rosea are perennial herbaceous monocots. They are small plants, reaching only 15 to 20 cm (5.9 to 7.9 in) in height. They bear five to six narrow and flattened dark green linear leaves...

Plant

Mangrove apple

Description: Trees to 25 m high, bark fi ssured; pneumatophores to 50×6 cm, straight, stout, corky, brownish grey or orangecoloured, outer layer fl aky; bark brown, cracked; branchlets angled...

Plant

Asthma Weed

Description: Slender, suberect pubescent herbs. Leaves decussate, 1-2.5×0.7-1.5 cm, broadly oblong to elliptic-lanceolate, apex acute, base obliquely truncate, margin serrulate, hispid on bot...

Plant

Stiff jasmine

Stiff jasmine (Jasminum volubile) is a shrub or creeper from the olive family found in Australia. It may reach two metres in height as a shrub, but it can climb with stems to ten metres lo...

Fish

Silvertip Shark

Distinctive Characters: snout moderately long and broadly rounded. Upper teeth broadly triangular. Second dorsal fin with a base less than twice height. Ridge between dorsal fins.Colour: Grey...

Tiger cowrie

Roughly egg-shaped and dextral, the glossy shell is large and heavy for a cowry. It measures up to 15 cm (6 in) in length, and the upper or dorsal side is white, pale bluish-white, or buff, densely...

Coral

Cauliflower coral

Colonies ofPocillopora meandrinaare small upright bushes, with branches radiating from the initial point of growth. Branches are flattenedand covered by bumps called verr...