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"Check-out dive @ Black Rock, Molas Beach, Manado!" Top 5 Page for this destination Manado Sports & Outdoors Tip by kelnsha

Manado Sports & Outdoors: 4 reviews and 16 photos

  White-banded cleaner shrimps (Lysmata amboinensis)
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  • White-banded cleaner shrimps (Lysmata amboinensis) - Manado
      White-banded cleaner shrimps (Lysmata amboinensis)
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  • Coral banded cleaner or Banded boxer shrimp - Manado
      Coral banded cleaner or Banded boxer shrimp
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  • Common lionfish (Pterois volitans) - Manado
      Common lionfish (Pterois volitans)
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  • Ascidian or sea squirt - Manado
      Ascidian or sea squirt
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  • A pair of Banded pipefish - Manado
      A pair of Banded pipefish
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This is a good dive site for your check-out dive if you have not dive for quite some time. It has a sandy bottom and the maximum depth we dived was 22 metres.

We saw many Kuhl's stingrays (Dasyatis Kuhui), Coral banded cleaner shrimps (Lysmata amboinensis), Magnificent partner shrimps (Periclimenes magnificus), Common lionfish (Pterois antennata), left-eyed flounders, anemonefish, pufferfish, mandarinfish, scorpionfish, black Ornate ghost pipefish (Solenostomus paradoxus), banded pipefish, anemone shrimps, sea squirts or ascidians, nudibranchs (Chromodoris elizabethina).

Equipment: Breathing Control Device, regulator, mask, snorkel, wetsuit, fins, booties and underwater camera or video cam.

Address: Black Rock, Molas Beach, Manado, North Sulawesi.
Directions: Northwest of Manado.
othercontact: Nil
Phone: Nil
Theme: Scuba Diving

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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