Seahorses are captured by the millions in China due to being used in Chinese medicine. They're also used for commercial use such as pendants and key chains. They also fall victims to fishing nets. Because of this they're facing extinction :( Want to help? google petitions to save them and support Ocean conservation organizations, like Oceana :)

Spiny sea horse I love the color blue and I love seahorses so this image makes me happy. I don't want to make a still life of this, but I want to use the color and the shape. I also want to acquire a pet seahorse.

Turtle ✿ #ocean life #worldturtleday                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Animales de Poder: La Tortuga

How beautiful is the contrast between the vibrant colors of the turtle's shell and the water!

Bubble Coral, beautifully interesting

ⒷⓊⒷⒷⓁⒺⓈ~sea anemones:-) This is a Bubble Coral:-) we have one in our Saltwater Tank-it has a Large Mouth in the center and Eats Frozen Silversides (fish) it is Amazing!

A researcher has found that historical estimates of some of the largest ocean creatures are not correct.

New Size Estimates for Large Ocean Animals (Infographic)

A researcher has found that historical estimates of some of the largest ocean creatures are not correct. - Credit: By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist

This jellyfish is known to be the 'wildest of all creatures' and the most colorful.

Color ∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞∞ This jellyfish is known to be the 'wildest of all creatures' and the most colorful. Little fish swim side-by-side next to this amazing wonder.

The Blue Ribbon Eel

The ribbon eel (Rhinomuraena quaesita), also known as the leaf-nosed moray eel or bernis eel, is a species of moray eel, the only member of the genus Rhinomuraena.

Argonaut Octopus, a.k.a. Paper Nautilus

Argonaut Octopus, a. Paper Nautilus belongs to the species of octopus. The female's grow out these paper thin, translucent shells in order to use as homes for their body octopi.

We would use a flashlight at night to shine into the water along the docs and we would see a lot of this fish as well as so many other creatures.  Next time on vacation next to clear ocean water bring your flashlight...so cool.

We would use a flashlight at night to shine into the water along the docs and we would see a lot of this fish as well as so many other creatures. Next time on vacation next to clear ocean water bring your flashlight.

I’m gonna take a pass on this (23 Photos)

I’m gonna take a pass on this (23 Photos)

Love these kind of things: Helioceras heteromorph ammonite model extinct fossil - the soft parts are hypothetical, and may have been much more cool or colorful.

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