Pygmy Seahorses

The Hippocampus bargibanti was the first species of pygmy seahorse discovered in as late as 2000. There are now known to be several species of pygmy seahorses which rarely grow to more than 2cm in length including the tail. Pygmy seahorses are not found worldwide and the majority of them...
Discovering the Denise Pygmy Seahorse

Paying Tribute to a Diver, a Photojournalist but most of all, an Inspiration Here at Lembeh Resort we are among those who have been lucky enough to consider Denise Tackett a friend and to have been party to her great energy, dedication and love of the Lembeh Strait. It was with...
Star of Lembeh – Part II

Welcome to our “Stars of Lembeh”. These amazing critters are found at numerous sites in the Lembeh Strait and we see special star qualities in all of them; whether it’s in the way they move, behave, hunt, mate or display their stunning colors they are all North Sulawesi Super Stars...
Star of Lembeh – Part I

The Lembeh Strait is famous for its huge diversity of critters but there are some critters that are considered to be the “Stars of Lembeh” and frequently appear on divers’ wish lists. Here are some of our stars that definitely brighten up any dive!   The Wunderpus octopus is definitely one of...