Field guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)

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Distinctive figure-of-eight siphons of the burrowing bivalve Gastrochaena sp at North Point, Lizard Island. These ones are in a Diploastrea heliopora colony that has been smothered by Unidentified sponge 10.

© Anne Hoggett

Distinctive figure-of-eight siphons of the burrowing bivalve Gastrochaena sp at North Point, Lizard Island. These ones are in a Diploastrea heliopora colony that has been smothered by Unidentified sponge 10.

© Anne Hoggett

Himerometra robustipinna at North Point, Lizard Island.

© Anne Hoggett

Himerometra robustipinna in feeding posture, clinging to a sea whip at base of reef slope near Bird Island, Lizard Island, depth 28 m.

© Lyle Vail

Himerometra robustipinna in feeding posture, clinging to a sea whip at base of reef slope near Bird Island, Lizard Island, depth 28 m.

© Anne Hoggett