Tropical Western AtlanticCalifornia, Pacific Northwest and AlaskaHawaiiTropical Eastern PacificSouth PacificNortheast US and Eastern CanadaSouth Atlantic StatesCentral Indo-PacificEastern Atlantic and MediterraneanIndian Ocean and Red Sea
Total Number of Surveys
1719224285820326711128754844137661442601238
Total Number of Species
894467409492106823835422061641009
10 Most Frequent Species
Blue Tang (87.44)Plumose Anemone (63.25)Saddle Wrasse (94.88)Mexican Hogfish (79.14)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (79.58)American Lobster (69.61)Black Sea Bass (82.16)Moorish Idol (83.65)Black Sea Urchin (81.7)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (89.49)
Bluehead (87.42)California Sea Cucumber (63.08)Manybar Goatfish (89.97)King Angelfish (77.28)Brushtail Tang (77.83)Cunner (65.76)Slippery Dick (81.64)Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse (82.59)White Seabream (76.54)Crescent Wrasse (76.1)
Stoplight Parrotfish (83.26)Sunflower Star (53.48)Moorish Idol (86.87)Barberfish (71.43)Regal Angelfish (74.89)Atlantic Rock Crab (50.8)Purple Sea Urchin (79.61)Orange-lined Triggerfish (76.7)Two-banded Seabream (70.77)Three-spot Dascyllus (70.25)
Bicolor Damselfish (82.08)Copper Rockfish (50.56)Brown Surgeonfish/Lavender Surgeonfish (86.87)Cortez Rainbow Wrasse (60.47)Manybar Goatfish (74.46)Sea Lettuce (46.61)Belted Sandfish (77.03)Three-spot Dascyllus (74.74)Striped Red Mullet (63.08)Redtooth Triggerfish (66.78)
French Grunt (78.08)Painted Greenling (49.82)Orangespine Unicornfish (86.75)Panamic Sergeant Major (59.28)Orange-lined Triggerfish (74.36)Winter Flounder (45.71)Tomtate (76.65)Blacklip Butterflyfish (72.19)Salema (aka Cow Bream) (58.46)Longbarbel Goatfish (62.12)
Foureye Butterflyfish (75.43)Blackeye Goby (49.62)Bird Wrasse (85.68)Scissortail Chromis (59.26)Bullethead Parrotfish (Pacific) (72.89)Blood Star (44.27)Spottail Pinfish (69)Crescent Wrasse (70.82)Purple Sea Urchin (50.98)Moorish Idol (60.34)
Sergeant Major (72.52)Leather Star (46.72)Raccoon Butterflyfish (85.04)Pacific Creolefish (54.54)Moorish Idol (72.57)Jonah Crab (41.06)Cubbyu (67.14)Brushtail Tang (67.93)Red Sea Star (50.33)Bullethead (Indian) Parrotfish (54.24)
Ocean Surgeonfish (72.25)Coonstripe Shrimp (45.81)Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby (84.57)Balloonfish (52.78)Two-spined Angelfish (71.71)Invasive Didemnum Tunicate (33.05)Bank Sea Bass (63.64)Manybar Goatfish (64.95)Cotton-spinner Sea Cucumber (48.37)Black-saddled Toby (52.54)
Yellowhead Wrasse (71.83)Lingcod (45.29)Ornate Butterflyfish (80.25)Panama Graysby (51.18)Checkerboard Wrasse (69.49)Orange Sheath Tunicate (31.94)Great Barracuda (62.68)Reticulated Dascyllus (64)Ornate Wrasse (47.31)Bluestriped Fangblenny (52.12)
Redband Parrotfish (71.42)Striped Seaperch (43.63)Orangeband Surgeonfish (79.68)Flag Cabrilla (49.38)Reticulated Dascyllus (68.99)Frilled Anemone (28.48)Ivory Coral spp. (62.14)Regal Angelfish (63.92)Supreme Limu (47.06)Blue-yellow Damsel (52.03)
Top 10 Sites for Species Richness
Blue Heron Bridge (WPB) Phil Foster Park, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (444)La Jolla Shores, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (219)Kahekili Beach/Old Airport Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (264)Arch / Darwin's Arch, Darwin (147)Tetons I and II (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (513)Folly Cove - Left Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (120)Caribsea (Beaufort Inlet), North Carolina (153)Watu Waratun / Wara Wuntun Village / Wrassedemonium / Lava Flow / Black Sand Wall, Pantar; Lembata/Kawula; Adonara; Solor; Komba Islands (599)Entre-Montes, Faial (88)Maamigili Beyru, Ari Atoll (314)
Bari Reef, Bonaire (427)Breakwater, S Davenport - Point Lobos Reserve (193)Outside Honokohau Harbor South / Naia / Ripoff Reef, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (250)Swanne / Suwannee Reef / Swanee River, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (142)Nigali Passage (Gau Island), Other Fiji Islands (500)Fort Wetherill (general area), Rhode Island (114)AR-386 Hyde Dredge Wreck, North Carolina (149)Mucky Mosaic / Mucky Mosque, Alor (incl. Buaya - Kepa - Ternate - Pura Islands) (522)Ilhéu Negro, Faial (83)Dhigu Rah Arches, Ari Atoll (313)
Something Special, Bonaire (396)La Jolla Canyon, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (174)Kaiwi Pt. / Pawai Bay Arches / Arch Cave / Wash Rock / Sand Channel / Devils Doorway / Fish Rock, 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 (482)Old Garden Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (109)Station 20 (Gray's Reef NMS Monitoring Site ), Gray's Reef NMS (136)Uepi Point (Uepi Island), New Georgia Group Islands (502)Radares, Faial (80)Mirihi Giri (South Ari), Ari Atoll (310)
Tori's Reef, Bonaire (368)Refugio State Beach, S Point Conception - N Point Heuneme (163)Ulua Beach, Leeward Shore Maui (Honolua Bay - Cape Hanamanoia) (243)El Lavadero (Las Animas), Isla Salsipuedes, Isla las Animas, Isla San Lorenzo (135)Lion's Den (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (474)Sandy Beach Cove (boat ramp) - Fort Wetherill, Rhode Island (105)Indra Wreck, North Carolina (131)Wickham (Vangunu) Island East and West Point, New Georgia Group Islands (500)Boca das Caldeirinhas, Faial (76)Bathalaa Faru Jetty, Ari Atoll (297)
Front Porch Bonaire (Sunset Beach), Bonaire (366)La Jolla Cove - general area, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (156)Garden Eel Cove / Manta Ray Bay (dive off airport), South Kohala Coast (Kawaihae Harbor - Keahole Pt.) (240)Shark Bay, Wolfe (133)Vatu Vai (Wakaya Island), Bligh Water (471)Lane's Cove (Rockport, Glouster), Massachusetts (96)Charleston 60 Reef, South Carolina (108)Christmas (aka Tim's) Rock, Triton Bay (489)Santa 2, East of Cabo de Sao Vicente to s. border of Spain (70)Dhonfanu Faru, Baa Atoll (South Maalhosmadulu) (294)
Commercial Pier Reefs/Datura Ave. 1st and 2nd Reef, Jupiter Inlet to Key Biscayne (355)Marine Room, S Dana Point - N La Jolla (156)Old Airport (North/South) MLCD/Shark Fin Rock/Big Arch, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (240)Los Islotes Arch, Espiritu Santo, La Partida, Los Islotes (130)Kansas (North Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (460)Cathedral Rocks (Rockport), Massachusetts (95)AR305 Aeolus Wreck, North Carolina (104)Maravaghi Bay (Mangalonga Island), Florida Islands and Savo Island (482)Gomes, East of Cabo de Sao Vicente to s. border of Spain (68)Vilivaru Giri / Virivalu Giri, South Male' Atoll (Kaafu Atoll) (293)
Yellow / Green Submarine, Bonaire (343)Seacrest Park Cove 2 (Alki), West Seattle Area (150)Turtle Heaven, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (238)The Boiler, San Benedicto Island (130)Two Thumbs Up (South Save-a-tack), Namena Marine Reserve and Namenalala Island (459)Back Beach (Rockport), Massachusetts (92)Frying Pan Light Tower, North Carolina (99)Nudi Retreat (1, 2, 3), Lembeh Strait (474)Gruta dos Camarões / Baia da Garca, Faial (64)Mathaa Giri, Vaavu Atoll (Felidhu Atoll) (293)
Boy Scout (South of Yellow Sub), Bonaire (323)Redondo M.S.C. Pier (MaST), Burien - Tacoma Area (146)Pyramid Pinnacles / Pyramid Drop-Off / Pinnacles, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (237)El Canyon / San Benedicto, San Benedicto Island (130)Coral Corner / Pure Magic / Instant Replay (Vatu-i-ra), Bligh Water (454)Nubble Light, York, Maine (84)R.R. Stone Tug wreck, North Carolina (94)Hole in One, Triton Bay (467)Baia Radares, Faial (59)Rasdhoo Madivaru, Rasdhu / Rasdhoo Atoll (288)
The Invisibles, Bonaire (323)Sund Rock North Wall Marine Preserve, Quatsap Pt. and Misery Pt. - Potlatch State Park (144)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) (237)La Reina, Isla Cerralvo (129)Mt. Mutiny / Hi-8, Bligh Water (439)Stonington Point, Connecticut (82)Papoose (bow section), North Carolina (91)Pak Yan's Village / Village of Happy Kids / Kampung Anak Senang / Tanjung Yan Village, Alor (incl. Buaya - Kepa - Ternate - Pura Islands) (461)Ilhéus da Madalena, Pico (57)Dhigali Giri, Baa Atoll (South Maalhosmadulu) (287)
Prince Albert Wreck, Roatan (318)Casino Point, Southern Channel Islands (141)Lone Tree Arch / Freeze Face Cave, North Kona Coast (Keahole Pt. - Cook Pt./N. side of Kealakekua Bay) (236)Norte de Faro / North Lighthouse, Isla San Pedro Nolasco (129)E-6 / Cathedrals / North Wall, Bligh Water (436)Folly Cove - Right Wall (Cape Ann), Massachusetts (82)W.E. Hutton (Morehead City, NC), North Carolina (90)Kurkap Seamount, Kai Islands; Watubela and Gorong Archipelagos (460)Alto 3, East of Cabo de Sao Vicente to s. border of Spain (55)Beriyan Thila, Raa Atoll (North Maalhosmadulu) (286)
Top 25 Most Active Surveyors
Peter Leahy (3,528)Don Gordon (1,449)Patricia Richardson (1,596)Richard Baker (477)Janet Eyre (282)Jason D. Feick (440)Dave Grenda (164)Janet Eyre (1,084)Gail Roberts (104)Chuck Curry (88)
Dave Grenda (3,212)Rhoda Green (1,161)MJ Farr (1,476)Annette Felix (316)Kreg Martin (168)Joseph Mangiafico (410)Frank Krasovec (103)Kreg Martin (519)André David Novo (45)Laurel Fulton (66)
Franklin Neal (2,180)Janna Nichols (979)Judith Cucco (1,127)Pam Wade (269)Lillian Kenney (157)Michael Murphy (202)Stephen Campbell (69)Chuck Curry (340)John Highet (21)Kara Curry (57)
Linda Baker (2,131)Georgia Arrow (971)Don Judy (878)Robert Reavis (191)Chuck Curry (139)John Feehan (159)Lee Moore (59)Janet Camp (307)Christy Semmens (14)Christy Semmens (51)
Lillian Kenney (1,716)Thomas Nicodemus (827)Janet Eyre (620)Kandie Vactor (172)Kara Curry (129)Eric Heupel (142)Stephen J Vinitsky (46)Lillian Kenney (281)Franklin Neal (13)Robert Bentley (50)
Douglas Harder (1,592)Todd Cliff (800)Kathleen Malasky (602)Brice Semmens (149)Dave Grenda (123)Amy Newfield (132)Raymond Rhodes (46)Pam Wade (271)Cassandra Neal (13)Marilyn Bentley (50)
Kim White (1,529)Randall Tyle (755)Dennis Bensen (581)Jonathan Lavan (142)Sue Manning (118)Andrew Urh (106)Sarah Goldman (40)Kara Curry (210)Brice Semmens (10)Peter Leahy (45)
Dee Scarr (1,514)Ed Gullekson (682)Rick Long (528)Beth Bruton (124)Christy Semmens (115)Suzanne Rose (103)Arnold Postell (37)Alice Ribbens (164)Janet Eyre (10)Rhoda Green (41)
Michael Phelan (1,442)Doug Miller (666)Ronald Wolfe (451)Christy Semmens (101)Janet Camp (93)Scott Holland (95)Sallie Behrend (37)Sue Manning (136)Janet Camp (10)Stephen J Vinitsky (38)
Linda Schillinger (1,372)Claude Nichols (614)Fred Litt (392)Daniel Richards (91)Laurel Fulton (75)Clive R. Wood (91)James Brooke (35)William Ribbens (135)Laurel Fulton (10)Kristen Sarra (35)
Tracey Griffin (1,336)Valerie Lyttle (580)Robert Brennan (315)Dave Grenda (89)Sarah Brooks (67)Eileen Byrne (70)Erin Burge (34)Laurel Fulton (114)Anna DeLoach (9)Tracey Griffin (34)
Laddie Akins (1,315)John Wolfe (498)Michael Fausnaugh (313)Walter Briney (85)Fred Hartner (53)Tom Bergendahl (70)Scott Fowler (31)Barbara Anderson (114)David Meyer (1)Sue Manning (33)
Sheryl Shea (1,258)Doug Biffard (494)Karen Ella Levy (277)Sandra Percell (83)Neil Ericsson (42)Amy Maurer (70)Ralph Rogers (29)Christy Semmens (114)Pam Wade (30)
Linda Ridley-Wise (1,177)Callie Mack (492)Florence Bahr (276)Carol Cox (75)Franklin Neal (39)Ted Maney (62)Carol Grant (25)Amy Lee (109)Neil Ericsson (28)
Kathie Comerford (1,177)Cindy Molitor (491)Chuck Curry (250)Martin Levy (73)MJ Farr (38)Jim Drew (60)Laddie Akins (25)Kathryn Doane (105)Kreg Martin (28)
Judie Clee (1,142)Kawika Chetron (487)Liz Foote (238)Barbara Anderson (70)Sheryl Shea (37)Daniel Hedrick (53)Mark Hooper (23)Fred Hartner (90)Shirley Westcott (28)
Patricia Chandler (1,114)Carl Gwinn (443)Kara Curry (206)Jeff Holmes (60)Kenny Tidwell (36)Alex Brett (47)Roger Skillman (23)Byron Bishop (89)Freja Ingelstam (28)
Cassandra Neal (1,040)Mike Delaney (438)Nanette Harter (204)Kreg Martin (59)Bruce Cosby (35)Stella Martin (44)Jeff Haines (17)Carol Cox (84)Barbara Anderson (27)
Bruce Purdy (1,036)Herb Gruenhagen (437)Nick Brilliande (193)Paul Humann (57)Peter Fox (35)Richard Curtin (36)Michael Paller (16)Cathleen Burns (82)Alice Ribbens (26)
Rob McCall (1,029)Jackie Myers (417)Marc Adler (172)Itziar Aretxaga Mendez (56)Teri Cosby (35)Corey Leamy (35)Janelle Fleming (15)Franklin Neal (82)Martin Levy (26)
David Kerridge (965)David Todd (411)Douglas Harder (171)Chris Ostrom (55)Cassandra Neal (34)Peter Marck (32)Brenda Hitt (14)Shirley Westcott (78)Janet Eyre (26)
Joyce Schulke (938)Karin Fletcher (404)Jeanne Dunning (166)Marta Zahalak (54)Tracey Griffin (33)Michelle Urh (31)Markus Pallos (14)Cassandra Neal (71)David Thompson (26)
Leslie Whaylen (799)Phil Green (404)Kent Harder (154)Janet Eyre (48)Pam Wade (31)Michael Patterson (31)Alex Score (14)Jet Long (71)Fred Hartner (25)
Kenny Tidwell (786)Stanley Kurowski (382)Bob Ragains (149)Brenda Hitt (44)Alice Ribbens (31)Michael MacDonald (30)Charlotte Johnson (14)Hideko Kawabata (68)Brice Semmens (25)
Phyllis Blackburn (747)M. Kathleen Fenner (378)Michael Rineer (147)Kenny Tidwell (43)Jet Long (30)Anna Krowczynska (28)Lillian Kenney (14)Connie Bogan (66)Janet Camp (25)

Generated 16/04/21 @ 12:17 AM