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
14351533560159905144166938911080732
Total Number of Species
8244493884609352273311517
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (85)Copper Rockfish (54.6)Saddle Wrasse (91.9)King Angelfish (85.7)Regal Angelfish (79)Cunner (67.3)Slippery Dick (79.6)Moorish Idol (76.5)
Blue Tang (84.7)Lingcod (52.9)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.7)Mexican Hogfish (82.5)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (77.3)Winter Flounder (46.6)Black Sea Bass (78.7)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (75.3)
Stoplight Parrotfish (81)Painted Greenling (50.8)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (85.6)Barberfish (75.2)Manybar Goatfish (73.9)Rock Gunnel (26)Belted Sandfish (78.4)Three-spot Dascyllus (72.1)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.9)Plumose Anemone (49.9)Manybar Goatfish (85.5)Flag Cabrilla (68.8)Brushtail Tang (73.3)Pollock (25.4)Tomtate (72.9)Blacklip Butterflyfish (68.6)
French Grunt (74.8)Sunflower Star (49.8)Moorish Idol (83)Panamic Sergeant Major (67.9)Two-spined Angelfish (72.8)Grubby Sculpin (23.7)Cubbyu (65.6)Crescent Wrasse (67.2)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.5)Blackeye Goby (48.1)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.1)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.5)Moorish Idol (72.5)Striped Bass (21.2)Spottail Pinfish (65.4)Clark's Anemonefish (66.7)
Sergeant Major (70.2)California Sea Cucumber (47.8)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.4)Scissortail Chromis (66.4)Lemonpeel Angelfish (72)Sea Raven (18)Bank Sea Bass (64.9)Orange-lined Triggerfish (66.3)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.7)Kelp Greenling (45.8)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Pacific Creole Fish (63.9)Bullethead Parrotfish (70.5)Black Sea Bass (16.4)Great Barracuda (58.1)Manybar Goatfish (62)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.3)Striped Seaperch (43.6)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.9)Balloonfish (57.1)Orange-lined Triggerfish (70)Summer Flounder (15.7)Seaweed Blenny (52.3)Bridled Monocle Bream (61.5)
Redband Parrotfish (69.1)Pile Perch (39.5)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (77.7)Cortez Damselfish adult (56.2)Golden Damsel (69.5)Tautog (14.6)Atlantic Spadefish (50)Reticulated Dascyllus (58.7)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (404)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (203)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 (107)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Tanjung (Sudut) Dayang, Batanta and Salawati (419)
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB)Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (387)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)Mios Kon (btw Gam & Mansuar), Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (373)
Something Special, Bonaire (369)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (169)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (240)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 (108)Edy's Black Forest, Wofoh, Waigeo (incl. Kawe and Aljui Bay) (372)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (352)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (158)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 (103)Christmas (aka Tim's) Rock, Triton Bay (366)
Front Porch Bonaire (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (347)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)Cape Kri, Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (360)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (345)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (142)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 (84)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Batu Jeruk (Orange Rock), Triton Bay (335)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (326)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (141)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, 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 (83)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (84)Lembata/Kawula Ferry Pier, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (334)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (310)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (140)Lone Tree Arch / Freeze Face Cave, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (230)Salvatierra Wreck, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (121)Coral Corner / Pure Magic (Vatu-i-ra), Bligh Water (399)Nubble Light, York, Maine (80)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (83)Little Komodo, Triton Bay (334)
Red Slave, Bonaire (302)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (137)Pyramid Pinnacles / Pyramid Drop-Off / Pinnacles, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (229)Los Islotes West, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (120)Vatu-i-ra Island, Bligh Water (395)Stonington Point, Connecticut (78)W.E. Hutton (Morehead City, NC), North Carolina (80)Pomana Kecil, Flores - Besar (and adj. islands) (327)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (296)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (137)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (229)Norte de Faro / North Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (119)E-6 / Cathedrals / North Wall), Bligh Water (391)Halibut Shores (Rockport), Massachusetts (72)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (78)Magic Mountain, Misool, Wayil, Fiabacet, Yilliet (325)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2817)Georgia Arrow (909)Patricia Richardson (1195)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (240)Joseph Mangiafico (371)Dave Grenda (164)Janet Eyre (310)
Dave Grenda (2661)Janna Nichols (865)MJ Farr (1122)Karen Vactor (172)Kreg Martin (126)Jason D. Feick (245)Lee Moore (49)Kreg Martin (56)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (775)Don Judy (878)Pam Wade (167)Dave Grenda (123)Michael Murphy (161)Raymond Rhodes (46)Janet Camp (54)
Franklin Neal (1978)Randall Tyle (687)Judith Cucco (730)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (92)John Feehan (157)Sarah Goldman (40)Pam Wade (39)
Dee Scarr (1513)Thomas Nicodemus (633)Janet Eyre (620)Robert Reavis (114)Christy Semmens (88)Eric Heupel (142)Sallie Behrend (37)Barbara Anderson (36)
Michael Phelan (1442)Don Gordon (619)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (111)Sue Manning (68)Andrew Urh (94)James Brooke (35)Don Gordon (31)
Lillian Kenney (1393)Valerie Lyttle (562)Rick Long (528)Daniel Richards (91)Laurel Fulton (50)Suzanne Rose (93)Erin Burge (34)Louise Rutter (25)
Linda Schillinger (1301)Todd Cliff (550)Fred Litt (391)Jonathan Lavan (87)Franklin Neal (39)Clive R. Wood (91)Scott Fowler (31)Franklin Neal (24)
Laddie Akins (1263)Claude Nichols (538)Karen Ella Levy (277)Walter Briney (85)MJ Farr (38)Scott Holland (89)Stephen J Vinitsky (30)Laura Raffin (22)
Sheryl Shea (1177)Kawika Chetron (487)Florence Bahr (276)Sandra Percell (83)Sheryl Shea (37)Eileen Byrne (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Cassandra Neal (20)
Linda Ridley (1157)John Wolfe (482)Michael Fausnaugh (275)Annette Felix (76)Peter Fox (35)Amy Maurer (70)Arnold Postell (28)Lillian Kenney (17)
Judie Clee (1142)Doug Miller (457)Liz Foote (237)Martin Levy (73)Cassandra Neal (34)Jim Drew (60)Laddie Akins (25)Ellen Briscoe (15)
Patricia Chandler (1047)Mike Delaney (438)Nanette Harter (204)Dave Grenda (72)Brice Semmens (30)Tom Bergendahl (55)Carol Grant (25)Kimberly Peter (12)
Douglas Harder (1043)Phil Green (404)Dennis Bensen (192)Christy Semmens (62)Gregg Cline (29)Ted Maney (54)Mark Hooper (23)Sheryl Shea (11)
Bruce Purdy (1036)Doug Biffard (392)Douglas Harder (171)Jeff Holmes (60)Carol Cline (28)Stella Martin (44)Roger Skillman (21)Steve Coker (8)
Rob McCall (1029)Carl Gwinn (390)Jeanne Dunning (154)Paul Humann (57)Janna Nichols (28)Richard Curtin (36)Frank Krasovec (18)Shirley Westcott (4)
Kim White (966)Cindy Molitor (378)Kent Harder (154)Barbara Anderson (56)Jonathan Lavan (27)Peter Marck (32)Stephen Campbell (17)Jennifer Craighill (3)
Tracey Griffin (925)Vince Furnari (346)Marc Adler (151)Chris Ostrom (55)Kenny Tidwell (26)Michael Patterson (31)Jeff Haines (17)John Trout (2)
Joyce Schulke (907)Stanley Kurowski (343)Bob Ragains (149)Lillian Kenney (41)Barbara Anderson (25)Michelle Urh (30)Michael Paller (16)Gyeong Hwan Choi (2)
Kathie Comerford (864)Jackie Myers (338)Michael Rineer (147)Kreg Martin (41)Kathryn Doane (25)Anna Krowczynska (28)Lillian Kenney (14)Jeremy Purwo (2)
David Kerridge (841)Keith Rootsaert (326)Robin Newbold (138)Adam Cherson (41)Douglas Harder (25)Michael MacDonald (27)Alex Score (14)Sun Jin Lee (2)
Leslie Whaylen Clift (799)Betty Bastai (318)Neil Rhoads (123)Carol Cox (38)Jeff Haines (24)Robert Abraham (24)Charlotte Johnson (14)Dong Uk Kim (2)
Phyllis Blackburn (747)David Todd (310)James Vaughn (118)Alvaro Segura (38)Marta H. Bonatz (23)Alex Brett (24)Brenda Hitt (14)SeongChan Cho (2)
Jessica Armacost (703)Tim Renz (304)Michele Vaughn (118)Neil Ericsson (37)Sally Davies (21)John Irza (22)Roy Dale Swing (13)JeongYoung Lee (2)
Tracy Siani (633)David Jennings (287)Lynn Hodgson (114)Karen Garcia (36)Leslie Whaylen Clift (20)Christopher Ranney (21)Katie Rowe (11)Allan Melnychuk (2)

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