Leafy Sea Dragons and Shadows

Marty CohenDaily Photo, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Seahorse2 Comments

(Click on the photo to enlarge. Click on the comment number bubble to leave a comment.) The light illuminating the tank casts interesting shadows from these Leafy Sea Dragons at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. I previously posted another photo of this great sea creature with more information about it. To see that photo and read more about the Leafy Sea … Read More

Leafy Sea Dragon

Marty CohenDaily Photo, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Seahorse7 Comments

(Click on the photo to enlarge. Click on the comment number bubble to leave a comment.) The leafy Sea Dragon at the Monterey Bay Aquarium looks like a drifting clump of seaweed. It is found along the southern and western coasts of Australia.¬†These seahorse cousins disguise themselves as seaweed with dozens of leaflike fins. The fins are not used for … Read More