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  • 1 # Date: 2012-07-18 - 09:45
  • # Max Depth: 15m Duration: 38mins
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  • Temp: Surf 30°C Bottom 25°C
  • Dive type : Recreational
  • Visibility: Average Water: Salt
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  • Weights: 5.4 kg
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  • 1. Air
  • 15L Steel     207 → 28 bar
  • Average depth: 10m
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Species Identified

Gymnothorax afer Bloch, 1795 (Dark moray) Inhabits rocky bottoms .
Seriola lalandi Valenciennes, 1833 (Yellowtail amberjack)
Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758 (Large-scaled scorpion fish) Solitary and sedentary over rocky, sandy or muddy bottoms. Feeds on fishes, crustaceans and mollusks .
Fistularia petimba Lacepède, 1803 (Pacific cornetfish)
Selene setapinnis (Mitchill, 1815) (Atlantic moonfish) Adults usually found near the bottom from inshore waters to at least 54 m depth, but may form schools near the surface . Juveniles are found on muddy bottoms brackish estuaries and in coastal marine waters . Feeds on small fishes and crustaceans. Good food fish and marketed fresh.
Decapterus punctatus (Cuvier, 1829) (Chicharro) Inhabits neritic waters, often near sandy beaches . A shoaling species, generally near the bottom . Feeds on planktonic invertebrates, primarily copepods, but also on gastropod larvae, ostracods and pteropods . Spawns ...
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Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Epinephelus aeneus (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817) (Grouper) Adults are found on rocky or mud-sand bottom; juveniles have been taken in coastal lagoons and estuaries. In the west African waters, diet comprise of fishes (58%), stomatopods (21%), crabs (10%), and cephalopods (10%). ...
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Ephippion guttifer (Bennett, 1831) (Prickly puffer) Common in shallow coastal waters, also in estuaries , bays and lagoons, as well as in offshore trawling stations. Feeds on crabs, echinoids and mollusks . Occurs over hard substrate .
Sphoeroides pachygaster (Müller and Troschel, 1848) (Balloonfish) Inhabit sandy, muddy and rocky bottoms . Young are pelagic . Feed mainly on squid. In southeast Brazil captured between 50 and 145 m .
Lutjanus endecacanthus Bleeker, 1863 (Guinea snapper) Occurs on rocky bottoms and coral reefs, as well as in brackish lagoons and sometimes in rivers .
Bubaris vermiculata (Bowerbank, 1866)

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