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7121 files in 55 albums and 6 categories with 220 comments, 3810658 views, and 353019 downloads
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EcosystemsCoastal/Marine; Desert; Elements; Freshwater; Grassland; Maps; Meteorology/Climate; Mountains/Tundra; Other
9 1828
FaunaAmphibians; Birds; Cnidaria; Crustaceans; Echinoderms; Fish; Insects/Arachnids; Mammals; Molluscs; Other; Protozoans; Reptiles; Worms
13 1166
FloraFungi/Lichen/Moss; Grasses/Herbaceous Plants; Macroalgae; Mangroves; Marsh/Wetlands; Microalgae; Seagrass/SAV; Trees/Shrubs/Vines
8 998
HumanClimate Change; Culture/Archaeology; Development/Infrastructure; Education; Environmental degradation; Agriculture; Aquaculture; Fishing; Forestry; Manufacturing/Refining; Mining; Services; Management/Restoration; Mapping/Navigation; Other; Recreation; Science/Research; Transport
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ProcessesBiological; Chemical; Inputs/flows; Modifiers; Physical
5 352
Prokaryotes and VirusesBacteria/cyanobacteria/archaea; Viruses
2 22
7121 files in 55 albums and 6 categories with 220 comments, 3810658 views, and 353019 downloads

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Centropomus undecimalis (Common Snook) The common snook (Centropomus undecimalis) is a species of marine fish in the family Centropomidae of the order Perciformes. The common snook is also known as the sergeant fish or robalo. symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Chordata,Actinopterygii,Perciformes,Centropomidae,sergeant fish,robalo
Centropomus undecimalis (Common Snook)Vector Graphic (SVG) Kimmy Kraeer, Lucy Van Essen FishmanIntegration and Application Network7 views1 downloads (Details)The common snook (Centropomus undecimalis) is a species of marine fish in the family Centropomidae of the order Perciformes. The common snook is also known as the sergeant fish or robalo.Dec 01, 2016Add to lightbox
Haemulon plumier (White Grunt) Haemulon plumierii, the white grunt or common grunt, is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Haemulidae native to the western Atlantic Ocean. symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Chordata,Actinopterygii,Perciformes,Haemulidae,Chesapeake,common grunt
Haemulon plumier (White Grunt)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network28 views2 downloads (Details)Haemulon plumierii, the white grunt or common grunt, is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Haemulidae native to the western Atlantic Ocean.Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Pyrodinium bahamense Pyrodinium bahamense, considered the sister taxon to Alexandrium, is a tropical euryhaline dinoflagellate found mainly in the Atlantic Ocean. P. bahamense is a major cause of seafood toxicity and cause of paralytic shellfish poisoning, especially in Southeast Asia.  symbol,vector,illustration,Eukaryota,Dinoflagellate,Dinophyceae,Gonyaulacales,harmful algae,toxic,dinoflagellate
Pyrodinium bahamenseVector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network36 views1 downloads (Details)Pyrodinium bahamense, considered the sister taxon to Alexandrium, is a tropical euryhaline dinoflagellate found mainly in the Atlantic Ocean. P. bahamense is a major cause of seafood toxicity and cause of paralytic shellfish poisoning, especially in Southeast Asia. Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Menticirrhus saxatilis (Northern Kingfish) The northern kingfish or northern kingcroaker, is a species of marine fish in the family Sciaenidae (commonly known as the "drum" or "croaker" family). It lives in the shallow coastal waters of the western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Chordata,Actinopterygii,Perciformes,Sciaenidae,drum,croaker,northern kingcroaker,Chesapeake
Menticirrhus saxatilis (Northern Kingfish)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network28 views1 downloads (Details)The northern kingfish or northern kingcroaker, is a species of marine fish in the family Sciaenidae (commonly known as the "drum" or "croaker" family). It lives in the shallow coastal waters of the western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Mnemiopsis leidyi (Comb Jelly) Mnemiopsis leidyi is a species of tentaculate ctenophore originally native to the western Atlantic but is now invasive in the Black, Caspian, North and Baltic Seas symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Ctenophora,Tentaculata,Lobata,Bolinopsidae,warty comb jelly,sea walnut,Chesapeake
Mnemiopsis leidyi (Comb Jelly)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network21 views1 downloads (Details)Mnemiopsis leidyi is a species of tentaculate ctenophore originally native to the western Atlantic but is now invasive in the Black, Caspian, North and Baltic SeasNov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Hippocampus erectus (Lined Seahorse) The lined seahorse lives in the Atlantic Ocean as far north as Canada and as far south as the Caribbean, Mexico, and Venezuela. It swims in an erect position and uses its dorsal and pectoral fins for guidance while swimming. Lined seahorses feed mainly on minute crustaceans and brine shrimp, which they suck in through their snout.  symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Chordata,Actinopterygii,Syngnathiformes,Syngnathidae,northern seahorse,spotted seahorse,fish,Chesapeake
Hippocampus erectus (Lined Seahorse)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network14 views2 downloads (Details)The lined seahorse lives in the Atlantic Ocean as far north as Canada and as far south as the Caribbean, Mexico, and Venezuela. It swims in an erect position and uses its dorsal and pectoral fins for guidance while swimming. Lined seahorses feed mainly on minute crustaceans and brine shrimp, which they suck in through their snout. Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Chloroscombrus chrysurus (Atlantic Bumper) The Atlantic Bumper is a game fish found from Massachusetts to Florida in the Western Atlantic Ocean. They eat smaller fish, cephalopods, and zooplankton. symbol,vector,illustration,Animalia,Chordata,Actinopterygii,Perciformes,Carangidae,Chesapeake
Chloroscombrus chrysurus (Atlantic Bumper)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane ThomasIntegration and Application Network5 views1 downloads (Details)The Atlantic Bumper is a game fish found from Massachusetts to Florida in the Western Atlantic Ocean. They eat smaller fish, cephalopods, and zooplankton.Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox
Rhyothemis graphiptera (Banded Flutterer) The banded flutterer dragonfly is found along the north and east coasts of Australia as well as Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia. They prefer still or slow-running waters, and glide or flutter their wings slowly. They can change speed and direction suddenly when flight. symbol,vector,illustration,Kakadu,Northern Territory,wetlands,marsh,insect,billabong,catchment,aquatic,Animalia,Arthropoda,Insecta,Odonata,Anisoptera,Libellulidae
Rhyothemis graphiptera (Banded Flutterer)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network12 views3 downloads (Details)The banded flutterer dragonfly is found along the north and east coasts of Australia as well as Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia. They prefer still or slow-running waters, and glide or flutter their wings slowly. They can change speed and direction suddenly when flight.Nov 30, 2016Add to lightbox


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Chester River Looking downstream along the Chester River near Chestertown aerial,agriculture,Chesapeake Bay,Eastern,Shore,estuary,farms,fields,forest,Kent County,landuse,MarylandQueen,Annes County,trees
Chester RiverPhoto (JPG) Jane ThomasIAN, UMCES81 views2 downloads (Details)Looking downstream along the Chester River near ChestertownAdd to lightbox
Hymenachne amplexicaulis (Olive hymenachne) Hymenachne was introduced into northern Queensland, Australia in the 1970s to use in ponded pastures. It escaped cultivation a few years after its release in 1988. It is spreading throughout the tropical wetlands of northern Australia and is most common in the coastal wetlands of northern Queensland and the Northern Territory.  ian,symbol,illustration,Plantae,Angiosperms,Monocots,Commelinids,Poales,Poaceae,Panicoideae,Hymenachne amplexicaulis,invasive,alien,exotic species,marsh,billabong,Kakadu,Northern Territory
Hymenachne amplexicaulis (Olive hymenachne)Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network97 views6 downloads (Details)Hymenachne was introduced into northern Queensland, Australia in the 1970s to use in ponded pastures. It escaped cultivation a few years after its release in 1988. It is spreading throughout the tropical wetlands of northern Australia and is most common in the coastal wetlands of northern Queensland and the Northern Territory. Add to lightbox
Melaleuca cuticularis (Saltwater Paperbark) dying Illustration of Melaleuca cuticularis (Saltwater Paperbark) dying symbol,vector,illustration,saltwater,paperbark,dead,dying,plant,Plantae,vascular,Magnoliophyta,angiosperm,Magnoliopsida,dicot,Rosidae,Myrtales,Myrtaceae,myrtle,family,Melaleuca,cuticularis,tree,shrub,evergreen,wetland,swamp,estuary,Australia
Melaleuca cuticularis (Saltwater Paperbark) dyingVector Graphic (SVG) Kim Kraeer, Lucy Van Essen-FishmanIntegration and Application Network1372 views185 downloads (Details)Illustration of Melaleuca cuticularis (Saltwater Paperbark) dying1 commentsAdd to lightbox
Marshes and ditches along a tributary of Newport Bay Marshes and ditches along a tributary of Newport Bay Maryland Coastal Bays,Newport Bay,marshes
Marshes and ditches along a tributary of Newport BayPhoto (JPG) Jane ThomasIAN, UMCES203 views2 downloads (Details)Marshes and ditches along a tributary of Newport BayAdd to lightbox
Merriland River from the Carson Trail Winter view of the Merriland River from the Carson Trail at the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge near Wells, Maine.  refuge,landuse,Rachel Carson,Wells,Maine,parks,recreation
Merriland River from the Carson TrailPhoto (JPG) Joanna WoernerIAN, UMCES253 views0 downloads (Details)Winter view of the Merriland River from the Carson Trail at the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge near Wells, Maine. Add to lightbox
View of the valley and clouds from Haleakala Looking down at the valley and coast of Maui from about mid-way up Haleakala valley,Haleakala,coast,Maui,clouds,vista,views
View of the valley and clouds from HaleakalaPhoto (JPG) Ben FertigIAN, UMCES157 views3 downloads (Details)Looking down at the valley and coast of Maui from about mid-way up HaleakalaAdd to lightbox
Monitoring water quality Monitoring water quality in the Monie Bay component of Chesapeake Bay, MD National Estuarine Research Reserve. Fortnightly sampling will contribute to the System-Wide Monitoring Program boat,Somerset County,MarylandNERR,Chesapeake Bay,National Estuarine Research Reserve,field,gear,filter,hpump,water,samples,water,quality,monitoring,sensor,sample,collection,record,keeping,data,collection,research,UMCES
Monitoring water qualityPhoto (JPG) Hilary Stevens128 views6 downloads (Details)Monitoring water quality in the Monie Bay component of Chesapeake Bay, MD National Estuarine Research Reserve. Fortnightly sampling will contribute to the System-Wide Monitoring ProgramAdd to lightbox
Pyramid 1 Illustration of a pyramid symbol,vector,illustration,culture,anthropology,pyramid,1,temple
Pyramid 1Vector Graphic (SVG) Tracey SaxbyIntegration and Application Network1269 views50 downloads (Details)Illustration of a pyramidAdd to lightbox