I saw some flowers. Snorkeling was OK, not great.

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Flora and Fauna in Montserrat

Small Fern Growing Volcanic
Small fern growing in volcanic detritus. (1261k)
Forgot Plant Our Guide
I forgot what this plant is, our guide mentioned it. (1371k)
Purple Bush-bean (Macroptilium atropurpureum)
Purple Bush-bean (Macroptilium atropurpureum). (658k)
Oleander (Nerium oleander)
Oleander (Nerium oleander, german: Oleander, french: Laurier-rose). (818k)
Jungle Flame (Ixora coccinea)
Jungle Flame (Ixora coccinea, german: Malteserkreuz­blume). (602k)
Yucca (Yucca sp.)
Large Yucca (Yucca sp., german: Palmlilien). (1020k)
Palm Tree
Palm tree. (1081k)
Palm Tree
Palm tree. (1151k)
Coconut Palm (Cocos nucifera)
Coconut Palms (Cocos nucifera, german: Kokospalme, french: Cocotier). (870k)
Sand Wasp (Bembicini gen.)
A Sand Wasp (Bembicini gen.) digging a hole in the sand. (858k)
Atlantic Ghost Crab (Ocypode quadrata)
Walking Atlantic Ghost Crab (Ocypode quadrata, german: Westatlantische Reitkrabbe, french: Crabe fantôme atlantique), leaving tracks in the sand. (1.9M)
Atlantic Ghost Crab (Ocypode quadrata)
Atlantic Ghost Crab (Ocypode quadrata, german: Westatlantische Reitkrabbe, french: Crabe fantôme atlantique). (1.5M)

Under Water

Mahogany Snapper (Lutjanus mahogoni)
School of young adult Mahogany Snappers (Lutjanus mahogoni). (729k)
Mahogany Snapper (Lutjanus mahogoni)
School of Mahogany Snappers (Lutjanus mahogoni). (419k)
Sand Diver (Synodus intermedius)
Sand Diver (Synodus intermedius). (1071k)

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