Picture Gallery for: Melbourne Aquarium - Sep 2006


 
001 Melbourne Aquarium

002 Monsters of the Deep exhibition

003 Monsters of the Deep exhibition

004 Giant Squid exhibit
 
005 Giant Squid exhibit

006 Giant Squid Info

007 Billabong, Melbourne Aquarium

008 Billabong Fish Feeding time
 
009 Melbourne Aquarium Oceanarium

010 Ocean Theatre

011 Bubble Viewer

012 Ride the Dive Simulator
 
013 Balmain Bugs

014 Big-bellied Seahorse

015 Big-bellied Seahorses

016 Big-bellied Seahorses
 
017 Black Cod (Epinephelus damelii)-tn-retry

017 Black Cod (Epinephelus damelii)

018 Black Cod and small shark

019 Black Stingray (Dasyatis thetidis)
 
020 Black Stingray and Flathead

021 Flathead

022 Blotched Fantail Ray, Flathead and Port Jackson Shark

023 Port Jackson Shark egg case
 
024 Shark egg cases

025 Grey Nurse Shark (Carcharias taurus)

026 shark specie perhaps

027 Blue-spotted stingray (Dasyatis kuhlii)
 
028 Blue-spotted stingray and Spectacled seasnake

029 Fiddler Ray (Tygonorrhina fasciata)

030 Fiddler Ray in motion

031 Catfish
 
032 Catfish

033 Catfish in Billabong

034 Eel possibly

035 Banded Boxing Shrimp (Stenopus hispidus)
 
036 Brown Sea Nettle

037 Brown Sea Nettle

038 Comb Jelly (Ctenophores Beroe)

039 Comb Jelly (Ctenophores Beroe)
 
040 Juvenile Moon Jellies

041 Moon Jellies

042 Moon Jellies life cycle

043 Sea Jellies
 
044 Sea Jellies

045 Upside-down Sea Jelly (Cassiopeia xamachana)

046 Anemones and Coral fish

047 Anemones and Corals
 
048 Anemones and Corals

049 Anemones and Corals

050 Anemones and Corals

051 Anemones and Corals
 
052 Anemones, Corals with Beaked Coralfish 6

053 Eastern Long-necked turtle (Chelodina longicollis)

054 Eastern Long-necked turtles (Chelodina longicollis)

055 Flashlight fish (photo by 9-y-o Mikey)
 
056 Flashlight Fish info

057 Giant Crab (Pseudocarcinus gigas) (King Crab) with Green Moray Eel head showing

058 Giant Cuttlefish (Sepia apama)

059 Giant Cuttlefish (Sepia apama)
 
060 Red Cuttlefish (Sepia spp)

061 Red Cuttlefish (Sepia spp.)

062 Pale Octopus

063 Pale Octopus
 
064 Globe Fish 2

065 Globe Fish

066 Horseshoe leatherjacket

067 Juvenile Yellow-finned Leatherjacket
 
068 Leafy Seadragon (Phycodurus eques)

069 Leafy Seadragon (Phycodurus eques)

070 Leafy Seadragon and Weedy Seadragon (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus)

071 Weedy Seadragon (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus)
 
072 Weedy Seadragon (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus)

073 Lionfish (Scorpion Fish) (Pterois volitans)

074 Lionfish

075 Mantis Shrimp (Squilla species) - head hidden in weeds
 
076 Spiny Freshwater crayfish (Euastacus spp)

077 Spiny Freshwater Crayfish

078 Spiny Freshwater Crayfish waiting for prey

079 Spiny Freshwater Crayfish face
 
080 Red Spiny Lobster or Southern Rock Lobster (Jasus edwardsii). (Crayfish)

081 Moonlighter (Tilodon sexfasciatus)

082 Murray Cod (Maccullochella peelii peelii)

083 Napoleon Wrasse (Humphead or Maori Wrasse) (Cheilinus undulatus)
 
084 Rock Pool residents

085 Various seastars in Rock Pool

086 Eleven-armed Seastar (Coscinasterias calamaria)

087 Rock Pool crab feeding
 
088 Small sandy marine creatures

089 School of Trevally and Squire (small Snapper sometimes called 'Pinkies')

090 Trevally (Pseudocaranx dentrex and P. wrighti) (centre) and Squire (right)

091 Tailor (skipjack) (Pomatomus saltatrix)
 
092 Six-spine Leatherjacket (Monacanthidae)

093 Six-spine Leatherjacket

094 Southern Blue Devil (Paraplesiops meleagris)

095 Southern Blue Devil
 
096 Spectacled seasnake - Disteira kingii

097 Yellow-finned Leatherjacket
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