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Category Feather stars
Phylum ECHINODERMATA
Class CRINOIDEA
Order COMATULIDA
Family COLOBOMETRIDAE
Species Cenometra bella
Common Name Pretty Feather Star
Locality Cebu. Catarman. Lilo-an. Philippines. 29 m. 2006
Photographer Guido Poppe
Picture ID 930855

Dive Point Information

Name Liloan Lighthouse Point.
Location Cebu. Catarman. Lilo-an. Philippines.
Date July 17, 2006
Latitude 10 22 51.06 N
Longitude 124 1 11.13

Dive Information Detail

Deepest Experience 29 m.
General Remarks Site Situated in front of the northern tip of Mactan, along the coast of Cebu. Lighthouse on a promoting point in the sea. This dive is along the not sheltered side of Lilloan.
Facilities for Divers The boats from Mactan can take you there. In general they will be surprised and ask a premium.
Type of Bottom Very ugly: sand and mud, sloping with huge rocks until 12 m, then a steep drop-off.
Marine Life Algae in the shallow, good soft corals deeper. Muddy with a variety of marine life. Average rich.
Visibility 12 m is heaven in this place.
Currents Fast at the time of our visit.
Level Recreational when accompanied. Advanced for nightdives.