Can anyone help? I find lots of fossilised clams and coral on our beach, but I have never found one of these guys. I think it’s a shell fish with a spiral shell, (well, half of a spiral shell in this case). I am curious as to how old it may be. Cheers.

Can anyone help? I find lots of fossilised clams and coral on our beach, but I have never found one of these guys. I think it’s a shell fish with a spiral shell, (well, half of a spiral shell in… Continue Reading

The Fourspot butterflyfish (Chaetodon quadrimaculatus) is a jewel from the Pacific Ocean’s coral reefs. It occurs around islands of the western Pacific Ocean and is easily recognisable with its black back and two white spots on each flanks. It is threatened by the effects of climate change.

The Fourspot butterflyfish (Chaetodon quadrimaculatus) is a jewel from the Pacific Ocean’s coral reefs. It occurs around islands of the western Pacific Ocean and is easily recognisable with its black back and two white spots on each flanks. It is… Continue Reading