Vilamendhoo 2004: Photos 4
Gold-striped Bream, Gnathdentex aurolineatus, and Blue striped Snappers, Lutjanus kasmira, at Kudarah Tilla.
Not a very good picture of an octopus.
Dense shoal of Blue striped Snappers, Lutjanus kasmira, at Kudarah Tilla.
I can't resist snapping Oriental Sweetlips, Plectorynchus orientalis.
The common Maldivean form of the Multi-pore sea star, Linckia multiflora, with damaged limbs.
Orange-fin Emperor, Lethrinus kallopterus, or Orange-spotted Emperor, Lethrinus erythricanthus (not sure which).
Brown-spotted or Stellate Rabbitfish, Siganus Stellatus.
The Nudibranch Rose Phyllidiella, Phyllidiela Rosans.
Tiny Nalolo blenny, Ecsenius nalolo, I think, crouched on a big coral.
Dendrophyllidae coral and Zoanthids of some sort.