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Octocorals

Bent Sea Rod

Plexaura flexuosa

     
(1: Sponge Garden, Roatan / 2-4: Calvin's Crack, Roatan / 5: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 6: Forty Foot Point, Roatan)


Bipinnate Sea Plume

Antillogorgia bipinnata

 
(1: Calvin's Crack, Roatan / 2: First Bight, Roatan)


Black Sea Rod

Plexaura homomalla

      
(1,7: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 2: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 3: La Ventana al Valle, Roatan / 4: Forty Foot Point, Roatan / 5-6: Two Tall Two Small, Roatan)


Bushy Sea Whip

Ellisella schmitti

(1: Carib Point, Roatan)


Colorful Sea Rod

Diodogorgia nodulifera

(1: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Common Sea Fan

Gorgonia ventalina

       
(1: Minagerheas, Roatan / 2,7-8: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 3,6: Mary's Place, Roatan / 4-5: Calvin's Crack, Roatan)

Close up:
(1: Two Tall Two Small, Roatan)


Corky Sea Finger

Briareum asbestinum

    
(1: Gold Chain, Roatan / 2-4: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 5: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Deepwater Sea Fan

Iciligorgia schrammi

   
(1: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 2: John's Place, Roatan / 3: Mary's Place, Roatan / 4: Pirate's Point, Roatan)

Close up:
(1: Mary's Place, Roatan)


Giant Slit-Pore Sea Rod

Plexaurella nutans

  
(1: French Cay Cut, Roatan / 2: Calvin's Crack, Roatan / 3: Forty Foot Point, Roatan)


Grooved-Blade Sea Whip

Pterogorgia guadalupensis

 
(1: Two Tall Two Small, Roatan / 2: Valley of the Kings, Roatan)


Porous Sea Rod

Pseudoplexaura (sp?)

      
(1: Tulio's Reef, Roatan / 2: Iron Coast, Roatan / 3: Osman's Reef, Roatan / 4-7: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Sea Plume

Antillogorgia (sp.)

       
(1: La Ventana al Valle, Roatan / 2-3,6-7: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 4: Carib Point, Roatan / 5: Osman's Reef / 8: Forty Foot Point, Roatan)



Shelf-Knob Sea Rod

Eunicea succinea

(1: Forty Foot Point, Roatan)


Slit-Pore Sea Rod

Plexaurella (sp?)

 
(1: Mary's Place, Roatan / 2: Mr. Bud, Roatan)


Swollen-Knob Candelabrum

Eunicea mammosa

   
(1: Mr. Bud, Roatan / 2,4: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 3: Neverstain Bight, Roatan / 5: Forty Foot Point, Roatan)