Citizen science network

Skaphandrus
Citizen Science

Science in your hands

With Skaphandrus you become part of a global network of divers and sea lovers who exchange information on which species they find and where, when and how to find them! You can make the difference for Science. And Science will make a difference for you!

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If you need any help feel free to write to us on support@skaphandrus.com.
Ocean Life Identification

Skaphandrus
Ocean Life ID

Ever wondered what animals you see underwater?

Ocean Life ID is a simple and fast identification tool developed by biologists, illustrators and divers so anyone can find the name of a species in an easy and intuitive way. Knowing about sea life was never made so easy!

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If you need any help feel free to write to us on support@skaphandrus.com.
UW Contests

Skaphandrus
Underwater Contests

Take part and win prizes!

Get recognition from your photos and also apply for great prizes! Everyone has a chance and this may be yours! Check the currently running contests.

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If you need any help feel free to write to us on support@skaphandrus.com.
Latest user activity
John Sexton
11 hours ago John Sexton associated species Lepadogaster candolii, Risso, 1810 to the photo Whatsit fish.
February 13th at 10:46pm
Angie NG Lay Leng
1 day ago Angie NG Lay Leng associated species Flabellina macassarana, Bergh, 1905 to the photo Flabellina macassarana.
February 13th at 6:15am
Marta Dominguez
1 day ago Marta Dominguez associated species Chelonia mydas, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Turtle in Similan Islands, Thailand..
February 12th at 5:52pm
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Chromis limbata, (Valenciennes, 1833) on the photo Castanhetas - Ambiente.
February 12th at 10:55am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Stenorhynchus lanceolatus , (Brullé, 1837) on the photo Caranguejo aranha.
February 12th at 10:55am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Marthasterias glacialis, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Estrela Verde.
February 12th at 10:51am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Pelagia noctiluca, (Forsskål, 1775) on the photo Medusa.
February 12th at 10:51am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Telmatactis cricoides, (Duchassaing, 1850) on the photo Grande anémona do mar.
February 12th at 10:50am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Sphoeroides marmoratus, (Lowe, 1838) on the photo Sphoeroides marmoratus.
February 12th at 10:45am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
1 day ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Necora puber , (Linnaeus, 1767) on the photo Navalheira.
February 12th at 10:44am
Identification modules
Most recently added
02/08/2016
5 days ago

Triggerfishes

Triggerfishes

02/08/2016
5 days ago

Pufferfishes

Pufferfishes

02/08/2016
5 days ago

Plovers and Lapwings

Plovers and Lapwings

01/27/2016
17 days ago

Stone curlews

Stone curlews

01/27/2016
17 days ago

Auks, Murres and Puffins

Auks, Murres and Puffins

01/14/2016
30 days ago

Damselfishes and Clownfishes

Damselfishes and Clownfishes

01/11/2016
1 month ago

Parrotfish

Parrotfish

12/18/2015
1 month ago

Snappers

Snappers

Most recently used modules
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Turtles.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 49 points by module Dolphins.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Triggerfishes.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Auks, Murres and Puffins.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Seagulls.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 40 points by module Whales.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Snappers.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Pufferfishes.
February 14th at 9:24am
Liam Mason
33 minutes ago Liam Mason traded 0 points by module Plovers and Lapwings.
February 14th at 9:24am
Danniel Kruger
18 hours ago Danniel Kruger traded 0 points by module Pufferfishes.
February 13th at 3:12pm
Underwater photography contests
Contest Status Photos Awards
FUN Azores 2015 Finished 1085 14
FUN Atlantic Finished 919 14
Latest activity in contests
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography The Passage 2 to the category Humans.
December 31st at 7:45pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography The Passage to the category Humans.
December 31st at 7:45pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography freedom of movement to the category Humans.
December 31st at 7:45pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 6 to the category Behaviour.
December 31st at 7:24pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 5 to the category Behaviour.
December 31st at 7:24pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 3 to the category Behaviour.
December 31st at 7:24pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 4 to the category Humans.
December 31st at 7:24pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 2 to the category Humans.
December 31st at 7:23pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty to the category Behaviour.
December 31st at 7:23pm
Damir Zurub
1 month ago Damir Zurub associated photography Under the Jetty 7 to the category Behaviour.
December 31st at 7:23pm