All of these photos were taken at Yucab Reef off the southwest coast Cozumel Island in Mexico on Jan. 14, 2007. My wife, Danielle, completed her PADI Open Water Certification on this dive. We went with Emerald Dolphin Diving Services, or EDDS.
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|A nice general shot of the reef.|
|A large brain coral (Diploria?)|
|A spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari)|
|Danielle trying to achieve neutral bouyancy|
|Danielle exploring the reef|
|A bluestripe grunt (Haemulon sciurus)|
|A blue parrotfish (Scarus coeruleus), and some coral heads in the background|
|A queen angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris) and a black durgon (Melichthys niger)|
|A squirrelfish (Holocentrus adscensionis), and a barrel sponge (Xestospongia testudinaria)|