Stingray Station

The Alternatives and Stingray Station lie 5 km west of Ras Mohammed off Sha'ab el-Utuf. There are seven pinnacles across about 3 km of shallow reefs. Stingray Station is at the west end.

Napolean fish, Cheilinus undulatus

Napolean wrasse Napolean wrasse closeup

Red Sea anemonefish, Amphiprion bicinctus

Red Sea clownfish

Crown squirrelfish, Sargocentron diadema

crown squirrelfish

Goldsaddle goatfish, Parupeneus cyclostomus (gold morph)

yellow goatfish

Redback butterflyfish, Chaetodon paucifasciatus

two crown butterflyfishes

Checkerboard wrasse, Halichoeres hortulanus (subadult female)

unknown wrasse??

Striped butterflyfish, Chaetodon fasciatus

Red Sea raccoon butterflyfish

Arabian spinecheek

Blue-spotted ribbontail ray, Taeniura lymma

blue-sotted stingray blue-spotted stingray closeup

Giant puffer, Arothron stellatus

starry puffer starry puffer digging in sand

Red-tooth triggerfish, Odonus niger

redtooth triggerfish

Flagtail triggerfish, Sufflamen cf chrysopterus

female bluethroat triggerfish

Crown toby, Canthigaster cf coronata

crowned toby

Pseudanthias sp.

male lyretail anthias

Longnose parrotfish, Hipposcarus harid

unknown fish??

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