Stinging Hydrozoan / Nesselfarn (Hydrozoen)

(Lytocarpus philippinus)

Dark Hydroid / dunkler Nesselfarn

Stings, so don't touch! But very beautiful, indeed. These hydroids are also found in South East Asia, on the picture below they grow on a anchor line - better wear gloves, if you have to hold on!

Galapagos 2006 and Mawali wreck Lembeh, Indonesia 2003

Dark Hydroid / dunkler Nesselfarn

Striped poison fanged Blenny among the hydroids - Meiacanthus grammistes - Dreistreifen Säbelzahnschleimfisch zwischen den Hydrozoen

Nikon Coolpix 5000 in sealux housing and subtronic flash

. Copyright Teresa Zubi