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Indonesia borders East Timor, Malaysia and Papua New Guinea. It is slightly less than three times the size of Texas. Formerly Netherlands East Indies and Dutch East Indies, Indonesia hosts some of the most spectacular dive sites in the world.

The blue ring octopus, shown below, is one of the most venomous creatures in the ocean. It is the size of a golf ball, and lives on average one to two years.

 

For more underwater images in this region, select gallery number below main image on this page.

 


Blue ringed octopus Hapalochlaena Indonesia

Blue ringed

octopus

(Hapalochlaena)


False clown anemonefish Indonesia

Clown

anemonefish


Bobtail squid Indonesia

Bobtail

squid


Smallscale scorpionfish Scorpaenopsis oxycephalus Indonesia

Smallscale

scorpionfish

(Scorpaenopsis

oxycephalus)


Flatworm on ascidian Polycarpa aurata Indonesia underwater photography sea image

Flatworm on

ascidian

(polycarpa

aurata)

 


Copyright Lily Mak

 

 

Click for Indonesia Galleries:     1    2    3   

 

Nudibranch on sponge Indonesia

Nudibranch on

sponge


Mating nudibranchs Jorunna funebris Indonesia scuba

Mating

nudibranchs

(Jorunna funebris)


Two nudibranchs Halgerda aurantiomaculata Jorunna funebris Indonesia scuba diving

Two nudibranchs

(Halgerda

aurantiomaculata

and

Jorunna funebris)


Reef crab Carpilius convexus Indonesia

Reef crab

(Carpilius

convexus)


Upside-down jellyfish Cassiopea andromeda Indonesia

Upside-down

jellyfish

Cassiopea

andromeda


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