REEF Database Stats

Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia and Pacific NorthwestHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-Pacific
Total Number of Surveys
131063294991449548461079321397278
Total Number of Species
800422382454864201323787
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85)Copper Rockfish (54.7)Saddle Wrasse (92.3)King Angelfish (86.7)Regal Angelfish (76.2)Cunner (68.5)Slippery Dick (79.5)Moorish Idol (85.9)
Blue Tang (84.9)Lingcod (54.3)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (86.7)Mexican Hogfish (83)Moorish Idol (75.1)Winter Flounder (47.6)Belted Sandfish (78.5)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (79.5)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81.1)Sunflower Star (53.1)Raccoon Butterflyfish (86.1)Barberfish (75.9)Lemonpeel Angelfish (75.1)Rock Gunnel (25.9)Black Sea Bass (77.5)Orange-lined Triggerfish (74.4)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.8)Painted Greenling (51.1)Manybar Goatfish (85.7)Flag Cabrilla (70)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (74.8)Pollock (25.4)Tomtate (71.6)Three-spot Dascyllus (74.4)
French Grunt (74.5)Plumose Anemone (48.5)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.8)Panamic Sergeant Major (68.6)Manybar Goatfish (72.5)Striped Bass (24.2)Cubbyu (65.8)Blacklip Butterflyfish (71.8)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.3)Blackeye Goby (47.8)Moorish Idol (82.3)Scissortail Damselfish (67.2)Two-spined Angelfish (70.5)Grubby Sculpin (20.9)Bank Sea Bass (65.4)Regal Angelfish (71.8)
Sergeant Major (70)Kelp Greenling (46)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.5)Bullethead Parrotfish (69)Sea Raven (20)Spottail Pinfish (64.3)Golden Damsel (67.9)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.7)California Sea Cucumber (45.6)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.2)Pacific Creole Fish (64.5)Bird Wrasse (68)Winter Skate (15.6)Great Barracuda (55.9)Brushtail Tang (67.9)
Yellowtail Snapper (69.4)Striped Seaperch (43.1)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.3)Balloonfish (57.6)Brushtail Tang (67.1)Summer Flounder (15.6)Seaweed Blenny (50.2)Manybar Goatfish (66.7)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.2)Pile Perch (40.6)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (78.9)Giant Damselfish adult (57.4)Orange-lined Triggerfish (66.6)Black Sea Bass (15.1)Atlantic Spadefish (50)Checkerboard Wrasse (65.4)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (395)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (185)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 (87)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 (357)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 (78)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (112)Critter Circus/Circus 1 2 & 3 Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (229)
Something Special, Bonaire (350)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (161)Kaiwi Pt./Arch Cave/Wash Rock/Sand Channel/Kamanu/Devils Doorway, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)Swanne Reef, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (135)E-6 (Cathedrals and North Wall), Bligh Water (361)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (77)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (96)Magic Mountain, Misool (209)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (345)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (147)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (236)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (127)Coral Corner ( Vatu-i-ra ), Bligh Water (350)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (72)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Whale Rock, Misool (198)
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 (140)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 (70)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (81)Malcom Manado, Bunaken National Marine Park and Manado (189)
Front Porch (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (341)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (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 (121)Mushrooms I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (327)Nubble Light, York, Maine (70)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (78)Kampung Ai, Banda Islands (Bandaneira - Lontar -  Hatta) (177)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (320)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (137)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, 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)Halibut Shores (Rockport), Massachusetts (59)Y/73 Wreck, South Carolina (74)Nailaka (Pulau Run), Banda Islands (Bandaneira - Lontar -  Hatta) (174)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (311)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (137)Golden Arches (North/South), North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (227)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (119)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (322)Stonington Point, Connecticut (58)GRNMS Southwest Ledge 2 / The Terraces, Gray's Reef NMS (73)Yillet (#30 on Misool Eco Resort map- east of Yillet Island), Misool (173)
Red Slave, Bonaire (299)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)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (119)Mt. Mutiny / Hi-8, Bligh Water (319)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (58)J-Reef Ledge, Gray's Reef NMS (72)Kalig Wall/Kalig Kecil/Potato Point (eastern tip of Kalig), Misool (161)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (289)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (129)Pyramid Pinnacles / Pyramid Drop-Off / Pinnacles, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (225)Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (117)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (316)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (55)May05_LAM10, Ledge 16, 41 IN, Gray's Reef NMS (71)Selat 1 & 2, Misool (161)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2815)Georgia Arrow (860)Patricia Richardson (1038)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (166)Joseph Mangiafico (215)Dave Grenda (153)Janet Eyre (31)
Dave Grenda (2214)Janna Nichols (759)MJ Farr (957)Karen Vactor (172)Dave Grenda (123)Jason D. Feick (161)Lee Moore (49)Franklin Neal (18)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (603)Don Judy (842)Pam Wade (156)Kreg Martin (91)Michael Murphy (116)Raymond Rhodes (46)Cassandra Neal (7)
Franklin Neal (1798)Thomas Nicodemus (582)Kathleen Malasky (602)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (56)John Feehan (102)Sarah Goldman (40)Pam Wade (7)
Dee Scarr (1496)Randall Tyle (567)Janet Eyre (596)Brice Semmens (111)Christy Semmens (42)Eric Heupel (100)Sallie Miller (35)Steve Coker (6)
Michael Phelan (1442)Valerie Lyttle (496)Judith Cucco (585)Robert Reavis (95)MJ Farr (38)Clive R. Wood (91)James Brooke (35)Janet Camp (4)
Linda Schillinger (1279)Kawika Chetron (487)Rick Long (526)Walter Briney (85)Sheryl Shea (37)Suzanne Rose (88)Erin Burge (34)Lillian Kenney (4)
Lillian Kenney (1245)Claude Nichols (471)Fred Litt (387)Sandra Percell (83)Peter Fox (35)Scott Holland (76)Scott Fowler (31)Kreg Martin (1)
Laddie Akins (1229)John Wolfe (464)Karen Ella Levy (277)Martin Levy (73)Sue Manning (35)Amy Maurer (70)Ralph Rogers (29) ()
Sheryl Shea (1156)Todd Cliff (461)Florence Bahr (276)Dave Grenda (72)Douglas Harder (25)Eileen Byrne (69)Arnold Postell (28) ()
Linda Ridley (1151)Mike Delaney (419)Michael Fausnaugh (266)Jonathan Lavan (70)Barbara Anderson (25)Andrew Urh (61)Carol Grant (25) ()
Judie Clee (1142)Phil Green (389)Liz Foote (237)Christy Semmens (62)Jeff Haines (24)Jim Drew (56)Laddie Akins (25) ()
Bruce Purdy (1036)Carl Gwinn (358)Nanette Harter (204)Jeff Holmes (60)Laurel Fulton (22)Ted Maney (49)Mark Hooper (23) ()
Rob McCall (1029)Vince Furnari (346)Douglas Harder (171)Paul Humann (57)Sally Davies (21)Stella Martin (44)Stephen J Vinitsky (16) ()
Patricia Chandler (903)Doug Biffard (341)Bob Ragains (149)Barbara Anderson (56)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Tom Bergendahl (39)Michael Paller (16) ()
Joyce Schulke (852)Stanley Kurowski (330)Michael Rineer (145)Chris Ostrom (55)Neil Ericsson (19)Richard Curtin (36)Brenda Hitt (14) ()
Douglas Harder (850)Doug Miller (326)Robin Newbold (138)Daniel Richards (42)Martin Levy (18)Peter Marck (32)Lillian Kenney (14) ()
Leslie Whaylen Clift (798)Don Gordon (315)Marc Adler (134)Kreg Martin (41)Gerard Powers (16)Michael Patterson (31)Alex Score (14) ()
David Kerridge (757)Keith Rootsaert (311)Kent Harder (128)Lillian Kenney (41)Dennis Bensen (16)Anna Krowczynska (28)Charlotte Johnson (14) ()
Phyllis Blackburn (747)Betty Bastai (310)Neil Rhoads (123)Alvaro Segura (38)Karen Florini (16)Michael MacDonald (27)Roger Skillman (13) ()
Tracey Griffin (722)Tim Renz (304)Jeanne Dunning (123)Neil Ericsson (37)Clare McEachin (15)John Irza (22)Roy Dale Swing (13) ()
Jessica Armacost (691)David Jennings (279)James Vaughn (118)Karen Florini (36)Donna Brown (15)Christopher Ranney (21)Katie Rowe (11) ()
Tracy Siani (632)Jackie De Haven (273)Michele Vaughn (118)Karen Garcia (36)Penny Hall (14)Keith Kelly (20)Cathy Sakas (11) ()
Cathy Coughlin (629)Cindy Molitor (263)Lynn Hodgson (114)Patricia Broom (34)Nancy Perez (14)Holly Bourbon (19)Michael Phelan (10) ()
Jean Kirkpatrick (598)David Todd (246)Dave Grenda (108)Gerard Powers (33)Jane Bixby (14)Bob Michelson (19)Jay Davenport (10) ()

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