One Diver’s Perspective.

Scuba, Photography and Scandal

Parrot Fish versus Sea Urchin


I was doing a shallow dive, and noticed this Parrot Fish going after something. I am pretty sure its an urchin. There were no other players on the field, so I guess the spines were somewhat protective….

 

The urchin is in the lower left.


Fish goes in for a nibble.


Some soccer action and the Fish is moving the Urchin around.

Fish, recognizing the photographer, smiles.

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July 22, 2008 - Posted by | diving, photography, scuba, Uncategorized | , , , , ,

2 Comments »

  1. Love these! I’m just cruising around thru your recent photos scattering random comments… We watched a Spanish Hogfish play with an urchin for a couple minutes on our last trip – never did find out if he ate it or what.

    Comment by archytech | August 4, 2008 | Reply

  2. Glad you’re enjoying the pictures!

    Comment by davidscubadiver | August 4, 2008 | Reply


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