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Extraordinary creatures from the reef

Updated 0942 GMT (1742 HKT) March 27, 2013
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Vibrant sealife surrounds a coral outcrop in Pixie's Garden, part of the Great Barrier's Ribbon Reef Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
Blue christmas tree worm Courtesy Richard Vevers/Catlin Seaview Survey
Tropical fish with protruding teeth off the coast of Heron Island. Courtesy Catlin Seaview Survey
Sharks swarm above the Osprey Reef, part of the Great Barrier Reef. Courtesy Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
A parrotfish exhales while hiding in the coral off the coast of Heron Island. Courtesy Richard Vevers/Catlin Seaview Survey
A pipefish noses around the Great Detached Reef. Courtesy Richard Vevers/Catlin Seaview Survey
An orange starfish clings to the coral of the Osprey Reef. Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
A pink anemonefish hides away in the Ribbon Reef. Courtesy Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
Anemone coral in the Great Barrier Reef's Tijou Reef. Courtesy Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
Sweetlips fish in the Norman Reef. Courtesy Lynton Burger/Catlin Seaview Survey
Large cuttlefish in the Ribbon Reef. Courtesy Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
A pink-eyed invisible goby rests on coral in the Flinders Reef. Courtesy Catlin Seaview Survey
A clown fish swims through a vibrant anemone. Courtesy Catlin Seaview Survey
A nudibranch, a type of marine mollusk, on the Tijou Reef. Courtesy Jayne Jenkins/Catlin Seaview Survey
A camouflaged pink fish off the coast of Lady Elliot Island, the southernmost coral cay in the Great Barrier Reef. Richard Vevers/Catlin Seaview Survey
A turtle swims through a reef off the coast of Heron Island, a coral cay that is home to one of the world's most important coral reef research stations. Richard Vevers/Catlin Seaview Survey