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anudibranchmom

Date

November 23, 2014 04:47 PM PST

Description

Awesome! The original two arms that survived an attack are regenerating four more. No problem!

Leptasterias - Photo (c) matt knoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Leptasterias, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 25, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 23, 2014 04:54 PM PST
Leptasterias - Photo (c) matt knoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Leptasterias, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 25, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Observer

dpom

Date

October 8, 2014

Description

Juvenile, about 1/2" long

Pisaster - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Pisaster, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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What

Spotted Dorid Triopha maculata

Observer

kcarter

Date

October 9, 2014 06:29 PM PDT
Spotted Dorid - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Spotted Dorid (Triopha maculata)
Added on November 22, 2014. 3 people agree, 0 disagree

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Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

tlim

Date

November 8, 2014 05:16 PM PST
Pisaster - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Pisaster, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 0 people agree, 1 disagrees

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Observer

dpom

Date

November 20, 2014 01:50 PM PST

Description

Found embedded in sea pork wash-ashore. Paper thin, about an inch long. Heavy nacre on the interior. Exterior was covered by the sea pork.

Mytilimeria nuttallii - Photo (c) Marisa or Robin Agarwal, all rights reserved
rebeccafay's ID: Mytilimeria nuttallii, a member of Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)
Added on November 22, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 20, 2014 03:14 PM PST

Description

Juvenile, about 3/4" across.

Pisaster - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Pisaster, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Sea Lemon Peltodoris nobilis

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

Largest Nudibranch out there today...

Sea Lemon - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Sea Lemon (Peltodoris nobilis)
Added on November 22, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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dpom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:32 PM PST
Leptasterias - Photo (c) matt knoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Leptasterias, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

Sea Lemon Peltodoris nobilis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:35 PM PST
Sea Lemon - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Sea Lemon (Peltodoris nobilis)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Pepino de mar naranja Lissothuria nutriens

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:51 PM PST
Pepino de mar naranja - Photo (c) Julie Walters, all rights reserved
rebeccafay's ID: Pepino de mar naranja (Lissothuria nutriens)
Added on November 22, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:28 PM PST

Description

Possibly Piaster giganteus? Only about 1" across.

Pisaster - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Pisaster, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:57 PM PST

Description

Appeared healthy. About 1" across.

Leptasterias - Photo (c) matt knoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Leptasterias, a member of Sea Stars (Class Asteroidea)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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East Pacific red octopus Octopus rubescens

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 03:05 PM PST

Description

Lucky shot of it using a huge jet of water from its siphon to shoot completely out of the water (and the dish)! It had been sulking in the dish after being captured by a group of students; see rock-coloration in second photo. The third photo shows it going back to sulking after its unsuccessful escape from the paparazzi.

East Pacific red octopus - Photo (c) Dan Hershman, some rights reserved (CC BY)
rebeccafay's ID: East Pacific red octopus (Octopus rubescens)
Added on November 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 05:57 PM PST

Description

Juvenile (that's my finger!)

Pugettia - Photo (c) Bobby Chin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Genus Pugettia, a member of True Crabs (Infraorder Brachyura)
Added on November 22, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 06:12 PM PST
Acanthodoris nanaimoensis - Photo (c) amy lemur, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Acanthodoris nanaimoensis, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on November 22, 2014. 3 people agree, 0 disagree

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Sea Clown Triopha Triopha catalinae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

May 18, 2014 09:24 AM PDT
Sea Clown Triopha - Photo (c) amy lemur, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
rebeccafay's ID: Sea Clown Triopha (Triopha catalinae)
Added on November 22, 2014. 4 people agree, 0 disagree

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anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 06:29 PM PST
Cadlina modesta - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Cadlina modesta, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on November 22, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia

Observer

rademacherdan

Date

November 8, 2014 09:50 AM PST
Toyon - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia)
Added on November 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Pickleweed Genus Salicornia

Observer

rademacherdan

Date

November 8, 2014 10:00 AM PST
Pickleweed - Photo (c) Bas Kers, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
rebeccafay's ID: Pickleweed (Genus Salicornia)
Added on November 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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