Species

Fish

Whitetip soldierfish

Whitetip soldierfish (Myripristis vittata) is a soldierfish from the Indo-Pacific.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 11; Dorsal soft rays (total)...

Fish

Two-lined monocle bream

The two-lined monocle bream (Scolopsis bilineata) is a species of threadfin bream native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.Short d...

Fish

Brown-and-white butterflyfish

The Brown-and-white butterflyfish or black pyramid butterflyfish (Hemitaurichthys zoster) is a small-sized fish that can reach a maximum length of 18 cm. Its body is compressed laterally w...

Fish

Redtail butterflyfish

The Redtail butterflyfish orRed-tailed butterflyfish (Chaetodon collare), is a species of butterflyfish (family Chaetodontidae).Distinctive Characters - It can grow to 18&nbsp...

Fish

Peppered butterflyfish

Distinctive Characters - Dorsal fin with 13 spines and 21-23 rays. Anal fin with 3 spines and 16-18 rays. Pectoral fin with 14 rays. Body depth 1.5-1.6 in standard length.Colour - Background ...

Fish

Dash-and-dot goatfish

The dash-and-dot goatfish has the twin chin barbels typical of goatfishes.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines: 1; Anal soft rays: 7. Diagno...

Fish

Sea goldie

Distinctive Characters - Dorsal fin with 10 spines and 16-18 rays. Anal fin with 3 spines and 6-7 rays. Pectoral fin 16-18 rays. Body depth 2.4-3.1 in standard length. Auxiliary scales...

Fish

Goldenstriped soapfish

Goldenstriped soapfish (Grammistes sexlineatus) is a middle sized fish, which can grow to a maximum length of 30 cm.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13...

Fish

Bluefin trevally

The species is easily distinguishable by their electric blue fins, which in real life are more vibrant than in the photographs.Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 9; Dorsal soft rays ...

Plant

Orange jasmine

Orange Jessamine is a small, tropical, evergreen tree or shrub growing up to 7 m tall. The plant flowers throughout the year. Its leaves are glabrous and glossy, occurring in 3-7 oddly pinnate leaf...

Plant

False daisy

False daisy is a species of plant in the sunflower family. It is widespread across much of the world.Erect herbs; stems appressed, strigose. Leaves simple, opposite, 1-3×0.20.5 cm, obl...

Plant

False Mangosteen

False Mangosteen is a wide-spreading species with enormous, drooping leaves and globose, apple-sized, golden yellow fruit.Plant Morphology : Growth Form: It is a tree, up to...

Fish

Dark-banded fusilier

Distinctive Characters - Dorsal spines (total): 10 - 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 19-22; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 13. This species is distinguished by the following charact...

Fish

Tiger shark

The tiger shark commonly attains a length of 3.25–4.25 m (10 ft 8 in–13 ft 11 in) and weighs around 385–635 kg (849–1,400 lb). It is dimorphic, with exceptionally large fema...

Plant

Polynesian arrowroot

Tacca leontopetaloides is a species of flowering plant in the yam family Dioscoreaceae. It is native to the Island Southeast Asia but has been introduced as canoe plants throughout the Indo-Pacific...