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
Alfredo . Milazzo
1 hour ago Alfredo . Milazzo associated species Platydoris argo, (Linnaeus, 1767) to the photo Uova di Doride.
April 29th at 12:22am
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
1 hour ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota associated spot Ilha Queimada Grande to the photo Nudibranch.
April 29th at 12:20am
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
1 hour ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota associated spot Ilha Queimada Grande to the photo Nudibranch.
April 29th at 12:18am
Luis Alberto Miguens
7 hours ago Luis Alberto Miguens validated the species Armina semperi, (Bergh, 1861) on the photo Matilde Llombart.
April 28th at 6:44pm
Alfredo . Milazzo
7 hours ago Alfredo . Milazzo associated species Flabellina affinis, (Gmelin, 1791) to the photo Flabellina affinis.
April 28th at 6:07pm
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
12 hours ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota added spot Laje de Santos.
April 28th at 1:30pm
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
12 hours ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota added spot Ilha Queimada Grande.
April 28th at 1:27pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas associated species Armina semperi, (Bergh, 1861) to the photo Matilde Llombart.
April 27th at 8:32pm
Rui Madeira Palma
1 day ago Rui Madeira Palma associated spot Pedrinha to the photo The Guardian.
April 27th at 3:18pm
Identification modules
Most recently added
03/22/2016
1 month ago

Seedsnipes

Seedsnipes

03/15/2016
1 month ago

Terns

Terns

03/11/2016
1 month ago

Skuas

Skuas

03/08/2016
1 month ago

Sandpipers

Sandpipers

03/07/2016
1 month ago

Skimmers

Skimmers

03/04/2016
1 month ago

Avocets and Stilts

Avocets and Stilts

03/02/2016
1 month ago

Pratincoles and Coursers

Pratincoles and Coursers

03/01/2016
1 month ago

Fatheads sculpins

Fatheads sculpins

Most recently used modules
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Skuas.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 96 points by module Pikeblennies, tubeblennies and flagblennies.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Seedsnipes.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Triggerfishes.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Sculpin cottids.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Auks, Murres and Puffins.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Plovers and Lapwings.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Pratincoles and Coursers.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Carnivores.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Matilde Llombart Mas
1 day ago Matilde Llombart Mas traded 0 points by module Avocets and Stilts.
April 27th at 8:59pm
Underwater photography contests
Contest Status Photos Awards
BIO Nudis 2016 Ongoing 416 16
FUN Azores 2015 Finished 1084 14
FUN Atlantic Finished 919 14
Latest activity in contests
Alfredo . Milazzo
1 hour ago Alfredo . Milazzo associated photography Hexabranchus sanguineus (particolare della testa) to the category Individual.
April 29th at 12:44am
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
1 hour ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota voted on the photo Armina semperi, front view, head detail of category Individual.
April 29th at 12:34am
Alfredo . Milazzo
1 hour ago Alfredo . Milazzo associated photography Uova di Doride to the category Egg masses.
April 29th at 12:26am
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
1 hour ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota associated photography Nudibranch to the category Individual.
April 29th at 12:21am
Felipe Rodrigues Cota
1 hour ago Felipe Rodrigues Cota associated photography Nudibranch to the category Individual.
April 29th at 12:21am
Alfredo . Milazzo
7 hours ago Alfredo . Milazzo associated photography Flabellina affinis to the category Individual.
April 28th at 6:08pm
Diego Ordoñez Lopez
10 hours ago Diego Ordoñez Lopez associated photography Onfire to the category Individual.
April 28th at 3:07pm
Diego Ordoñez Lopez
10 hours ago Diego Ordoñez Lopez associated photography walking to the category Individual.
April 28th at 3:07pm
Jose Maria Abad Ortega
18 hours ago Jose Maria Abad Ortega voted on the photo Dance of category Individual.
April 28th at 7:19am
Antonio Almeida
1 day ago Antonio Almeida associated photography Nudi 1 to the category Individual.
April 27th at 11:44pm