FISH of PALAU

 

 

Palau has many and varied styles of diving. The sea life is incredibly diverse and rich. It is a fish photographers paradise.

 
angelyellow mandarin
Yellow Cheek Angelfish are common in Palau's waters. They are a very beautiful subject to photograph. This stunning Mandarin fish lives in shallow water outside Chandilier Cave. They come out to fight and mate an hour or so before sunset.
helfrich dartmauve
Helfrich's Dartfish is extremely rare. It is found in Saie's Tunnel where it lives in burrows in the sand around 30 metres deep. Mauve Dartfish is also known as the Magnificent Dartfish.