Sea Creatures and Critters in Cabilao Island Philippines


Are you fond of sea creatures and critters? See images, and list of sea critters that you can find in the dive sites in Cabilao Island Philippines. Get to know there scientific name as well. There are quite a number of different sea creatures and critters you can find in cabilao, that are not even on the list. They are indeed worth seeing. Cabilao island is located in the Visayas region just near Cebu Philippines. It won’t take you long to get there. For a quick glimpse of critters that you can find in Cabilao underwater, see the image below. They look really great, especially if you see them personally underwater . These photos were taken by Bobet of Sea Explorers. If you are into underwater photography and underwater videos, this is for you. Cabilao is a great place for scuba diving.

 

Sea Creatures pictures and Critters in Cabilao Dive Sites

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List of Sea Creatures in Cabilao with their Scientic Name:

  • Pygmy seahorse
  • Species: Hippocampus denise
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Flame file shell
  • Species: Lima sp
  • Dive Site: Lighthouse, Cabilao Island
  • Allied cowrie
  • Species: Galera Aenigma
  • Dive Site: Current View Point
  • Allied Cowrie
  • Species: Calpurnus Verrucosus
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Pink Squat Lobster
  • Species: Lauriae siagiani
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Bobtail Squid
  • Species: Sepiola atlantica
  • Dive Site: Cambaquiz II, Cabilao Island (night dive)
  • Little Seamoth
  • Species: Eurypegasus Draconis
  • Dive Site: Cambaquiz I, Cabilao Island
  • Mantis Shrimp
  • Species: Lysiosquillina lisa
  • Dive Site: Lighthouse,Cabilao Island (night dive)
  • Candy Crab
  • Species: Hoplophrys oatesii
  • Dive Site: South Point, Cabilao Island
  • Warty Frogfish
  • Species: Antennarius maculatus
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Sea Snail
  • Species: Loviger souverbii
  • Dive Site:Lighthouse, Cabilao Island
  • Painted Frogfish
  • Species: Antenarius pictus
  • Dive Site: Lighthouse,Cabilao
  • Spiny Devilfish
  • Species: Inimicus Didactylus
  • Dive Site: Fallen Tree,Cabilao Island
  • Pygmy Seahorse
  • Species: Hippocampus bargibanti
  • Dive Site: Lighthouse,Cabilao Island
  • Pygmy Seahorse (color variation)
  • Species: Hippocampus bargibanti
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall,Cabilao Island
  • Ornate Ghost Pipefish
  • Species: Solenostomus paradoxus
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Leaf Scorpion Fish
  • Species: Taenianotus Triacanthus
  • Dive Site: Current View Point, Cabilao Island
  • Pandalid Shrimp
  • Miropandalus Hardingi
  • Dive Site: Gorgonia Wall, Cabilao Island
  • Fire Dart Fish
  • Species: Nemateleotris magnifica
  • Dive Site:Current View Point
  • Wunderpus
  • Species: Wunderpus Photogenicus
  • Dive Site: Cambaquiz I,Cabilao Island

 

Those are just few of the many sea creatures and critters you can find in Cabilao alone.  There are a lot more than you can imagine. You can see them in the dive sites in Cabilao . What are you waiting for? Book now and see more sea creatures in front of you.