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
145438340251605951871696404811151342
Total Number of Species
8254513904589352293321602
10 Most Frequent Species
Bluehead (84.9)Copper Rockfish (54.5)Saddle Wrasse (91.9)King Angelfish (85.5)Regal Angelfish (78.9)Cunner (67.4)Slippery Dick (79.4)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (77.6)
Blue Tang (84.6)Lingcod (52.7)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.6)Mexican Hogfish (82.4)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (77.5)Winter Flounder (46.6)Black Sea Bass (78.7)Moorish Idol (75.3)
Stoplight Parrotfish (80.9)Painted Greenling (50.9)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (85.5)Barberfish (75)Manybar Goatfish (73.8)Rock Gunnel (25.9)Belted Sandfish (77.3)Three-spot Dascyllus (74.1)
Bicolor Damselfish (79.8)Plumose Anemone (49.9)Manybar Goatfish (85.5)Flag Cabrilla (68.6)Brushtail Tang (73.5)Pollock (25.5)Tomtate (72.9)Orange-lined Triggerfish (71.2)
French Grunt (74.7)Sunflower Star (49.5)Moorish Idol (83)Panamic Sergeant Major (68)Two-spined Angelfish (72.6)Grubby Sculpin (23.7)Cubbyu (65.4)Crescent Wrasse (70.1)
Foureye Butterflyfish (72.3)Blackeye Goby (48.1)Ornate Butterflyfish (82.1)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (66.5)Moorish Idol (72.3)Striped Bass (21.4)Spottail Pinfish (65)Reticulated Dascyllus (68.6)
Sergeant Major (70.1)California Sea Cucumber (47.9)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavendar Surgeonfish (81.4)Scissortail Chromis (66.3)Lemonpeel Angelfish (71.5)Sea Raven (17.8)Bank Sea Bass (63.9)Blacklip Butterflyfish (67.9)
Ocean Surgeonfish (69.6)Kelp Greenling (45.5)Bird Wrasse (81.3)Pacific Creole Fish (63.6)Orange-lined Triggerfish (70.2)Black Sea Bass (16.5)Great Barracuda (58.3)Manybar Goatfish (64.8)
Yellowhead Wrasse (69.1)Striped Seaperch (43.7)Orangespine Unicornfish (79.9)Balloonfish (57.1)Bullethead Parrotfish (Pacific) (70.2)Summer Flounder (16)Seaweed Blenny (52.8)Clark's Anemonefish (62.1)
Redband Parrotfish (69)Pile Perch (39.6)Hawaiian (Pacific) Gregory (77.7)Cortez Damselfish adult (56.1)Golden Damsel (69.7)American Lobster (15.2)Atlantic Spadefish (49.5)Threadfin Anthias (61.4)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Bari Reef, Bonaire (404)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (204)Kahekili Beach/Old Airport Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (263)Swanne / Suwannee Reef / Swanee River, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (139)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (435)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (108)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 (392)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)Club de Yates, s Pta El Carrizal - Pta Tejupan (139)Grand Central Station (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (433)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (98)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (122)Sahara Reef, Negros Island (374)
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 (426)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (94)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (108)Christmas (aka Tim's) Rock, Triton Bay (374)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (352)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (159)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 (421)Sandy Beach Cove - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (94)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (106)Mios Kon (btw Gam & Mansuar), Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (373)
Front Porch Bonaire (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (348)La Jolla Cove- general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (147)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 (414)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (89)AR-386 Hyde Dredge Wreck, North Carolina (99)Edy's Black Forest, Wofoh, Waigeo (incl. Kawe and Aljui Bay) (372)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (345)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (145)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 (87)Gardens Reef, South Carolina (87)Cape Kri, Dampier Strait (incl. Gam Island; Fam Islands) (360)
Green/Yellow Submarine, Bonaire (327)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (144)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 (400)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (86)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (84)Shark Airport/Sharky Shallows(North Atoll), Tubbataha Reef (358)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (311)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 (398)Nubble Light, York, Maine (80)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (83)Little Komodo, Triton Bay (356)
Red Slave, Bonaire (302)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (138)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)Batu Jeruk (Orange Rock), Triton Bay (350)
Molasses Reef, Key Largo Oceanside (including Tavernier) (297)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (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 (390)Lanesville Shore, Massachusetts (77)U-352 Wreck, North Carolina (78)Malayan Wreck/Malayan Point/Malayan Wall (North Atoll), Tubbataha Reef (350)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (2816)Georgia Arrow (909)Patricia Richardson (1215)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (240)Joseph Mangiafico (395)Dave Grenda (164)Janet Eyre (349)
Dave Grenda (2757)Janna Nichols (865)MJ Farr (1122)Karen Vactor (172)Kreg Martin (126)Jason D. Feick (265)Lee Moore (49)Barbara Anderson (68)
Linda Baker (2131)Rhoda Green (793)Don Judy (878)Pam Wade (167)Dave Grenda (123)Michael Murphy (175)Raymond Rhodes (46)Pam Wade (68)
Franklin Neal (1994)Randall Tyle (687)Judith Cucco (739)Beth Bruton (124)Lillian Kenney (92)John Feehan (157)Sarah Goldman (40)Kreg Martin (67)
Dee Scarr (1513)Don Gordon (650)Janet Eyre (620)Robert Reavis (117)Christy Semmens (88)Eric Heupel (142)Sallie Behrend (37)Janet Camp (60)
Michael Phelan (1442)Thomas Nicodemus (639)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (111)Sue Manning (68)Andrew Urh (96)James Brooke (35)Alice Ribbens (39)
Lillian Kenney (1423)Valerie Lyttle (577)Rick Long (528)Annette Felix (94)Laurel Fulton (50)Suzanne Rose (93)Erin Burge (34)Laurel Fulton (37)
Linda Schillinger (1301)Todd Cliff (561)Fred Litt (391)Daniel Richards (91)Franklin Neal (39)Scott Holland (92)Scott Fowler (31)Chuck Curry (37)
Laddie Akins (1263)Claude Nichols (538)Karen Ella Levy (277)Jonathan Lavan (87)MJ Farr (38)Clive R. Wood (91)Stephen J Vinitsky (30)Martin Levy (35)
Sheryl Shea (1181)Kawika Chetron (487)Florence Bahr (276)Walter Briney (85)Sheryl Shea (37)Eileen Byrne (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Christy Semmens (35)
Linda Ridley (1157)John Wolfe (483)Michael Fausnaugh (275)Sandra Percell (83)Peter Fox (35)Amy Maurer (70)Frank Krasovec (28)Fred Hartner (35)
Judie Clee (1142)Doug Miller (467)Liz Foote (237)Martin Levy (73)Cassandra Neal (34)Jim Drew (60)Arnold Postell (28)Luanne Betz (33)
Patricia Chandler (1080)Mike Delaney (438)Nanette Harter (204)Dave Grenda (72)Brice Semmens (30)Tom Bergendahl (58)Laddie Akins (25)William Ribbens (33)
Douglas Harder (1073)Phil Green (404)Dennis Bensen (200)Christy Semmens (62)Gregg Cline (29)Ted Maney (56)Carol Grant (25)Allan Melnychuk (32)
Bruce Purdy (1036)Carl Gwinn (398)Douglas Harder (171)Jeff Holmes (60)Janna Nichols (28)Stella Martin (44)Stephen Campbell (23)David Thompson (32)
Rob McCall (1029)Doug Biffard (397)Jeanne Dunning (155)Paul Humann (57)Carol Cline (28)Richard Curtin (36)Mark Hooper (23)Don Gordon (31)
Kim White (997)Cindy Molitor (388)Kent Harder (154)Barbara Anderson (56)Jonathan Lavan (27)Peter Marck (32)Roger Skillman (21)John Rothman (26)
Tracey Griffin (946)Vince Furnari (346)Marc Adler (151)Chris Ostrom (55)Kenny Tidwell (26)Michael Patterson (31)Jeff Haines (17)Louise Rutter (25)
Joyce Schulke (907)Stanley Kurowski (346)Bob Ragains (149)Kreg Martin (41)Barbara Anderson (25)Michelle Urh (30)Michael Paller (16)Franklin Neal (24)
Kathie Comerford (898)Jackie Myers (345)Michael Rineer (147)Adam Cherson (41)Kathryn Doane (25)Michael MacDonald (29)Lillian Kenney (14)Laura Raffin (22)
David Kerridge (843)Keith Rootsaert (327)Robin Newbold (138)Lillian Kenney (41)Douglas Harder (25)Anna Krowczynska (28)Alex Score (14)Kathryn Doane (21)
Leslie Whaylen Clift (799)Betty Bastai (318)Neil Rhoads (123)Carol Cox (38)Jeff Haines (24)Robert Abraham (24)Charlotte Johnson (14)Laura Hartner (20)
Phyllis Blackburn (747)David Todd (314)Michele Vaughn (118)Alvaro Segura (38)Marta H. Bonatz (23)Alex Brett (24)Brenda Hitt (14)Patricia Broom (20)
Jessica Armacost (703)Tim Renz (304)James Vaughn (118)Neil Ericsson (37)Fred Hartner (23)Adam Hartnett (22)Roy Dale Swing (13)Cassandra Neal (20)
Tracy Siani (633)David Jennings (287)Lynn Hodgson (114)Karen Florini (36)Sally Davies (21)John Irza (22)Cathy Sakas (11)Lillian Kenney (20)

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