REEF Database Stats

Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia, Pacific Northwest and AlaskaHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-Pacific
Total Number of Surveys
14158532988158175135166938301066483
Total Number of Species
8184473884599332273291364
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85)Copper Rockfish (54.6)Saddle Wrasse (92)King Angelfish (85.7)Regal Angelfish (79)Cunner (67.4)Slippery Dick (79.7)Moorish Idol (80.1)
Blue Tang (84.8)Lingcod (53.2)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (85.8)Mexican Hogfish (82.5)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (77.3)Winter Flounder (46.6)Belted Sandfish (78.5)Three-spot Dascyllus (75.6)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81)Painted Greenling (50.8)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.7)Barberfish (75.2)Manybar Goatfish (73.9)Rock Gunnel (26.2)Black Sea Bass (78.5)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (73.5)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.9)Sunflower Star (50.2)Manybar Goatfish (85.7)Flag Cabrilla (68.9)Brushtail Tang (73.3)Pollock (25.2)Tomtate (72.7)Blacklip Butterflyfish (71.4)
French Grunt (74.8)Plumose Anemone (49.7)Moorish Idol (82.9)Panamic Sergeant Major (67.9)Two-spined Angelfish (72.8)Grubby Sculpin (23.7)Cubbyu (65.7)Clark's Anemonefish (70.2)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.4)Blackeye Goby (48.1)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.3)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.5)Moorish Idol (72.5)Striped Bass (21.4)Spottail Pinfish (65.2)Orange-lined Triggerfish (68.5)
Sergeant Major (70.2)California Sea Cucumber (47.5)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.4)Scissortail Chromis (66.5)Lemonpeel Angelfish (72)Sea Raven (18.1)Bank Sea Bass (65.1)Manybar Goatfish (63.1)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.7)Kelp Greenling (46)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Pacific Creole Fish (63.9)Bullethead Parrotfish (70.5)Black Sea Bass (16.4)Great Barracuda (58.1)Crescent Wrasse (62.7)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.3)Striped Seaperch (43.4)Orangespine Unicornfish (80)Balloonfish (57.1)Orange-lined Triggerfish (70)Summer Flounder (15.8)Seaweed Blenny (52.1)Bridled Monocle Bream (60)
Yellowtail Snapper (69.1)Pile Perch (39.5)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (77.9)Cortez Damselfish adult (56.2)Golden Damsel (69.5)Winter Skate (14.5)Atlantic Spadefish (50.1)Reticulated Dascyllus (59.8)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (403)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (200)Kahekili Beach/Old Airport Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (263)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (433)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (106)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Mios Kon (btw Gam & Mansuar), Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (373)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (385)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (184)Outside Honokohau Harbor South / Naia / Ripoff Reef, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (245)Swanne / Suwannee Reef / Swanee River, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (139)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (433)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (95)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (122)Cape Kri, Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (347)
Something Special, Bonaire (366)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (169)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (239)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (136)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (427)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (92)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (106)Lembata/Kawula Ferry Pier, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (334)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (352)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (157)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (239)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (128)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (422)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (89)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (100)Pomana Kecil, Flores - Besar (and adj. islands) (327)
Front Porch Bonaire (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (346)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (146)Honolua Bay MLCD, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (235)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (127)Vatu Vai (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (415)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (89)AR-386 Hyde Dredge Wreck, North Carolina (87)Tanjung (Sudut) Dayang, Batanta and Salawati (313)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (345)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (144)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (231)El Bajo del Christo Los Arcos (Puerto Vallarta), s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (122)Lion's Den (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (403)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (83)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Fish Rock Canyon, Woenoh, Waigeo (incl. Kawe and Aljui Bay) (309)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (326)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (141)Lone Tree Arch / Freeze Face Cave, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (230)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (121)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (401)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (82)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (84)Watu Waratun Village / Wrassedemonium, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (302)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (310)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (140)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (121)Coral Corner ( Vatu-i-ra ), Bligh Water (399)Nubble Light, York, Maine (78)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (83)Edy's Black Forest, Wofoh, Waigeo (incl. Kawe and Aljui Bay) (297)
Red Slave, Bonaire (302)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (138)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)Los Islotes West, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Vatu-i-ra Island, Bligh Water (395)Stonington Point, Connecticut (76)W.E. Hutton (Morehead City, NC), North Carolina (80)Sizzler, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (296)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (296)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (137)Turtle Pinnacle/Turtle Towers/North of Honokohau Harbor Entrance/Terrapin Station/Turtle Pai, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)Norte de Faro / North Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (119)E-6 (Cathedrals and North Wall), Bligh Water (391)Halibut Shores (Rockport), Massachusetts (72)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (78)Watu Waratun North, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (276)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2817)Georgia Arrow (909)Patricia Richardson (1168)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (240)Joseph Mangiafico (356)Dave Grenda (164)Janet Eyre (216)
Dave Grenda (2579)Janna Nichols (843)MJ Farr (1096)Karen Vactor (172)Kreg Martin (126)Jason D. Feick (238)Lee Moore (49)Pam Wade (39)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (738)Don Judy (878)Pam Wade (167)Dave Grenda (123)Michael Murphy (161)Raymond Rhodes (46)Kreg Martin (34)
Franklin Neal (1958)Randall Tyle (677)Judith Cucco (701)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (92)John Feehan (157)Sarah Goldman (40)Don Gordon (31)
Dee Scarr (1513)Thomas Nicodemus (623)Janet Eyre (620)Robert Reavis (112)Christy Semmens (88)Eric Heupel (142)Sallie Behrend (37)Louise Rutter (25)
Michael Phelan (1442)Don Gordon (567)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (111)Sue Manning (68)Suzanne Rose (93)James Brooke (35)Franklin Neal (24)
Lillian Kenney (1375)Valerie Lyttle (556)Rick Long (528)Daniel Richards (91)Laurel Fulton (50)Andrew Urh (92)Erin Burge (34)Laura Raffin (22)
Linda Schillinger (1293)Todd Cliff (538)Fred Litt (391)Jonathan Lavan (87)Franklin Neal (39)Clive R. Wood (91)Scott Fowler (31)Janet Camp (20)
Laddie Akins (1253)Claude Nichols (519)Karen Ella Levy (277)Walter Briney (85)MJ Farr (38)Scott Holland (89)Stephen J Vinitsky (30)Cassandra Neal (20)
Sheryl Shea (1173)Kawika Chetron (487)Florence Bahr (276)Sandra Percell (83)Sheryl Shea (37)Eileen Byrne (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Lillian Kenney (16)
Linda Ridley (1157)John Wolfe (480)Michael Fausnaugh (275)Annette Felix (75)Peter Fox (35)Amy Maurer (70)Arnold Postell (28)Barbara Anderson (13)
Judie Clee (1142)Mike Delaney (438)Liz Foote (237)Martin Levy (73)Cassandra Neal (34)Jim Drew (60)Laddie Akins (25)Sheryl Shea (11)
Patricia Chandler (1045)Doug Miller (429)Nanette Harter (204)Dave Grenda (72)Brice Semmens (30)Ted Maney (52)Carol Grant (25)Steve Coker (7)
Bruce Purdy (1036)Phil Green (404)Douglas Harder (171)Christy Semmens (62)Gregg Cline (29)Tom Bergendahl (52)Mark Hooper (23)Allan Melnychuk (2)
Rob McCall (1029)Doug Biffard (387)Dennis Bensen (170)Jeff Holmes (60)Carol Cline (28)Stella Martin (44)Roger Skillman (21)Alice Ribbens (1)
Douglas Harder (994)Carl Gwinn (386)Kent Harder (154)Paul Humann (57)Janna Nichols (28)Richard Curtin (36)Jeff Haines (17)Sue Gibbins (1)
Tracey Griffin (905)Cindy Molitor (363)Marc Adler (151)Barbara Anderson (56)Jonathan Lavan (27)Peter Marck (32)Michael Paller (16)Noelle Melnychuk (1)
Joyce Schulke (881)Vince Furnari (346)Jeanne Dunning (150)Chris Ostrom (55)Kenny Tidwell (26)Michael Patterson (31)Alex Score (14) ()
Kathie Comerford (833)Stanley Kurowski (343)Bob Ragains (149)Kreg Martin (41)Douglas Harder (25)Michelle Urh (28)Charlotte Johnson (14) ()
Kim White (828)Jackie De Haven (328)Michael Rineer (147)Lillian Kenney (41)Barbara Anderson (25)Anna Krowczynska (28)Frank Krasovec (14) ()
David Kerridge (821)Keith Rootsaert (326)Robin Newbold (138)Adam Cherson (41)Kathryn Doane (25)Michael MacDonald (27)Brenda Hitt (14) ()
Leslie Whaylen Clift (799)Betty Bastai (318)Neil Rhoads (123)Carol Cox (38)Jeff Haines (24)Alex Brett (24)Lillian Kenney (14) ()
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Tim Renz (304)Michele Vaughn (118)Alvaro Segura (38)Marta H. Bonatz (23)John Irza (22)Roy Dale Swing (13) ()
Jessica Armacost (703)David Todd (297)James Vaughn (118)Neil Ericsson (37)Sally Davies (21)Christopher Ranney (21)Cathy Sakas (11) ()
Tracy Siani (633)David Jennings (287)Lynn Hodgson (114)Karen Garcia (36)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Keith Kelly (21)Katie Rowe (11) ()

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