April Fool – with the Mimic Octopus

This month we have been thinking about aquatic April Fools and the “Critter King of Confusion” award goes to the mimic octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus). This master of mimicry is famous for its ability to fool other critters with Oscar worthy displays and impersonations but how much do you know about...
Turn the Lembeh Strait Pink

Turn the Strait Pink - Event Round up.   Dive into The Pink with Allison Vitsky Sallmon and Andy Sallmon  Last week we had an incredible week with the participants and team from Dive into the Pink as they endeavoured to turn the Lembeh Strait Pink to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness...
Solar Powered Nudibranch – How Does That Work?

This month we are taking a closer look at nudibranch of the Lembeh Strait and one species in particular has caught our attention. Have you heard of the solar powered nudibranch? They are rare finds, extremely photogenic and we see them here in Lembeh. Phyllodesmium koehleri Photo by Agustian Peloa  But how does...