02 Jan '13, 5am

Hidden wonders of Singapore's Pulau Hantu, a coral reef in the city!

Hidden wonders of Singapore's Pulau Hantu, a coral reef in the city!

and passionate underwater photographer, Jeemee Goh, led a group of divers out to Pulau Hantu and descended onto a reef marred by poor visibility. Perhaps it was the monsoon rains combined with massive land and coastal developments that brought the tremendous amount of silt into our waters. Whatever the reason, the creatures that live in the reefs of Pulau Hantu were riding it out, so Jeemee leaned in closer to the reef and put together this wonderful photoessay from his trip! Above: Reliable chromodoris (Chromodoris fidelis ) This young Jorunna funebris nudibranch almost looks as if it’s covered with fur, and appears more like a mammal than it is a sea slug! Seemingly insignificant and easily missed, a tiny anemone settles onto the surface of a Sargassum algae, a type of large macro algae found around our reefs. Singapore reefs are home to a diverse set of flatworm species...

Full article: http://www.pulauhantu.org/a-close-look-at-the-critters-of...

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