Saw masses of these floating off the shore of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Main portion is clear and gelatinous about 5 inches long with black dots.
The whale watchers in the pacific coast lagoons say that the infant nursing grey whales show the first growth of barnacles within weeks of birth.
At the time, we were watching these whales sport about. One of our local guides brought out this and a Grey Whale Barnacle. He said that the Whale Barnacles accept no substrate other than their preferred species.
This Kinosternid turtle was photographed in captivity in southern Baja, Mexico.
This female Phrynosomatid lizard was seen during the day basking near a rock crevice in the southern region north of Cabo San Lucas, Baja, Mexico.
This teiid was observed during the day near Cabo San Lucas in the south Cape region of Baja, Mexico.
A bumble bee I presume...
I think this is Brandt's Cormorant