REEF Database Stats

Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia and Pacific NorthwestHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-Pacific
Total Number of Surveys
13223230481146724941107934191015142
Total Number of Species
805423382454864214325928
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85)Copper Rockfish (54.9)Saddle Wrasse (92.3)King Angelfish (86.5)Regal Angelfish (76.2)Cunner (67.6)Slippery Dick (79.2)Moorish Idol (80.3)
Blue Tang (84.8)Lingcod (54.2)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (86.5)Mexican Hogfish (82.7)Moorish Idol (75.1)Winter Flounder (47.2)Belted Sandfish (78)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (74.6)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81.1)Sunflower Star (52.4)Raccoon Butterflyfish (86.1)Barberfish (75.6)Lemonpeel Angelfish (75.1)Rock Gunnel (26.6)Black Sea Bass (77.9)Three-spot Dascyllus (71.8)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.8)Painted Greenling (51.1)Manybar Goatfish (85.6)Flag Cabrilla (69.4)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (74.8)Pollock (25.1)Tomtate (72)Orange-lined Triggerfish (70.4)
French Grunt (74.5)Plumose Anemone (48.9)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.7)Panamic Sergeant Major (68.2)Manybar Goatfish (72.5)Striped Bass (23.1)Cubbyu (65.6)Blacklip Butterflyfish (69.7)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.3)Blackeye Goby (48)Moorish Idol (82.4)Scissortail Damselfish (67)Two-spined Angelfish (70.5)Grubby Sculpin (22.7)Bank Sea Bass (65.4)Manybar Goatfish (66.9)
Sergeant Major (70)Kelp Greenling (46.3)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.4)Bullethead Parrotfish (69)Sea Raven (19.2)Spottail Pinfish (64.8)Regal Angelfish (64.1)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.7)California Sea Cucumber (46.2)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.2)Pacific Creole Fish (64.3)Bird Wrasse (68)Black Sea Bass (15.6)Great Barracuda (57.4)Brushtail Tang (61.3)
Yellowtail Snapper (69.4)Striped Seaperch (43.1)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.4)Balloonfish (57.3)Brushtail Tang (67.1)Summer Flounder (15.4)Seaweed Blenny (50.6)Golden Damsel (60.6)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.1)Pile Perch (40.1)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (78.8)Giant Damselfish adult (56.5)Orange-lined Triggerfish (66.6)Winter Skate (14.9)Sheepshead (50)Clark's Anemonefish (60.6)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (395)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (190)Airport Beach/Kahekili Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (260)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)White Wall (aka Channel, Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (387)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (91)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Nudi Rock/Tank Rock/Tug Boat/Tonka, Misool (237)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (370)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (180)Manta Ray Bay / Honokohau FRA / Naia, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (243)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (136)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (386)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (86)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (118)Critter Circus/Circus 1 2 & 3 Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (229)
Something Special, Bonaire (354)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (163)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (237)Swanne Reef, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (135)E-6 (Cathedrals and North Wall), Bligh Water (361)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (83)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (96)Pomana Kecil, Flores - Besar (and adj. islands) (222)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (348)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (154)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (128)Coral Corner ( Vatu-i-ra ), Bligh Water (350)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (77)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (91)Magic Mountain, Misool (209)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (343)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (141)Honolua Bay MLCD, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (235)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (124)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (335)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (74)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Terbang Utara (North Terbang), Damar (206)
Front Porch (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (341)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (139)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (228)El Bajo del Christo Los Arcos (Puerto Vallarta), s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (122)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (327)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (72)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (82)Whale Rock, Misool (198)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (320)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (139)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)West End - Los Islotes, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Jim's Alley (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (324)Nubble Light, York, Maine (70)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (78)Dusbough West Tip (N. Nila Island), Damar (197)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (311)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (138)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (322)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (68)Schurz Wreck, North Carolina (76)Nailaka (Pulau Run), Banda Islands (Bandaneira - Lontar -  Hatta) (191)
Red Slave, Bonaire (300)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (129)Lone Tree Arch / Freeze Face Cave, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (226)Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (119)Mt. Mutiny / Hi-8, Bligh Water (319)Stonington Point, Connecticut (67)Papoose (bow section), North Carolina (76)Malcom Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (189)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (291)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (129)Place of Refuge/Puuhonua o Honaunau/Two Step, South Kona Coast (Cook Pt./Kealakekua Bay - Ka Lae/South Point) (225)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (119)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (316)Avery Point (Groton), Connecticut (64)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (75)Lembata/Kawula Ferry Pier, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (189)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2815)Georgia Arrow (878)Patricia Richardson (1057)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (166)Joseph Mangiafico (224)Dave Grenda (153)Janet Eyre (41)
Dave Grenda (2282)Janna Nichols (793)MJ Farr (957)Karen Vactor (172)Dave Grenda (123)Jason D. Feick (189)Lee Moore (49)Pam Wade (24)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (630)Don Judy (852)Pam Wade (156)Kreg Martin (91)John Feehan (157)Raymond Rhodes (46)Franklin Neal (24)
Franklin Neal (1811)Randall Tyle (611)Judith Cucco (616)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (56)Eric Heupel (142)Sarah Goldman (40)Cassandra Neal (18)
Dee Scarr (1506)Thomas Nicodemus (604)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (111)Christy Semmens (42)Michael Murphy (134)Sallie Behrend (35)Laura Raffin (13)
Michael Phelan (1442)Valerie Lyttle (528)Janet Eyre (596)Robert Reavis (96)MJ Farr (38)Suzanne Rose (93)James Brooke (35)Janet Camp (9)
Linda Schillinger (1279)Claude Nichols (490)Rick Long (527)Jonathan Lavan (87)Sheryl Shea (37)Clive R. Wood (91)Erin Burge (34)Steve Coker (6)
Lillian Kenney (1267)Kawika Chetron (487)Fred Litt (387)Walter Briney (85)Peter Fox (35)Scott Holland (80)Scott Fowler (31)Lillian Kenney (4)
Laddie Akins (1237)Todd Cliff (475)Karen Ella Levy (277)Sandra Percell (83)Sue Manning (35)Eileen Byrne (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Kreg Martin (3)
Sheryl Shea (1156)John Wolfe (466)Florence Bahr (276)Daniel Richards (74)Barbara Anderson (25)Amy Maurer (70)Arnold Postell (28) ()
Linda Ridley (1151)Mike Delaney (425)Michael Fausnaugh (272)Martin Levy (73)Douglas Harder (25)Andrew Urh (68)Stephen J Vinitsky (28) ()
Judie Clee (1142)Phil Green (389)Liz Foote (237)Dave Grenda (72)Jeff Haines (24)Jim Drew (56)Carol Grant (25) ()
Bruce Purdy (1036)Don Gordon (382)Nanette Harter (204)Christy Semmens (62)Laurel Fulton (22)Ted Maney (49)Laddie Akins (25) ()
Rob McCall (1029)Carl Gwinn (365)Douglas Harder (171)Jeff Holmes (60)Sally Davies (21)Tom Bergendahl (44)Mark Hooper (23) ()
Patricia Chandler (903)Doug Biffard (360)Bob Ragains (149)Paul Humann (57)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Stella Martin (44)Roger Skillman (19) ()
Joyce Schulke (881)Doug Miller (352)Michael Rineer (146)Barbara Anderson (56)Neil Ericsson (19)Richard Curtin (36)Jeff Haines (17) ()
Douglas Harder (850)Vince Furnari (346)Robin Newbold (138)Chris Ostrom (55)Martin Levy (18)Peter Marck (32)Michael Paller (16) ()
Leslie Whaylen Clift (798)Stanley Kurowski (333)Marc Adler (134)Adam Cherson (41)Gerard Powers (16)Michael Patterson (31)Brenda Hitt (14) ()
David Kerridge (757)Betty Bastai (316)Jeanne Dunning (132)Kreg Martin (41)Dennis Bensen (16)Anna Krowczynska (28)Lillian Kenney (14) ()
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Keith Rootsaert (311)Kent Harder (128)Lillian Kenney (41)Karen Florini (16)Michael MacDonald (27)Alex Score (14) ()
Tracey Griffin (744)Tim Renz (304)Neil Rhoads (123)Alvaro Segura (38)Clare McEachin (15)John Irza (22)Charlotte Johnson (14) ()
Jessica Armacost (691)Cindy Molitor (291)James Vaughn (118)Neil Ericsson (37)Donna Brown (15)Christopher Ranney (21)Roy Dale Swing (13) ()
Tracy Siani (632)Jackie De Haven (286)Michele Vaughn (118)Karen Florini (36)Penny Hall (14)Holly Bourbon (20)Katie Rowe (11) ()
Cathy Coughlin (629)David Jennings (279)Lynn Hodgson (114)Karen Garcia (36)Nancy Perez (14)Keith Kelly (20)Cathy Sakas (11) ()
Kim White (607)David Todd (256)Dave Grenda (108)Patricia Broom (34)Jane Bixby (14)Bob Michelson (19)Michael Phelan (10) ()

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