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Wood Sorrels Genus Oxalis

Observer

nelsonb

Date

March 23, 2015 12:03 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Still a mystery to me.

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Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 12:03 PM PDT

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Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:32 AM PDT

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Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:58 AM PDT

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Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

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Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 09:25 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Harbor Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:59 AM PDT

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Harbor Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

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Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 15, 2015 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Pods still in the area.

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What

Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:46 AM PDT

Description

ID as per whale watch boat naturalist; multiple pods, total estimate for the day about 1,000.

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Gray Whale Eschrichtius robustus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 10:10 AM PDT

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Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 10:23 AM PDT

Description

At least a mile offshore!

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Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:58 AM PDT

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Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

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Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:31 AM PDT

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Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

Description

Likely swallowed a fish hook or somesuch - erratic, distressed flapping. Whale watching staff tried to net it but were unsuccessful.

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What

Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 12, 2015 11:08 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

There were lots of black-vented shearwaters out there today, but this one looks a bit different to me -- ?

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 09:45 AM PDT

Description

On humpback flukes, with barnacles.

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What

Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 09:23 AM PDT

Description

Pod of several hundred, including many babies.

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Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 11:35 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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California Sea Lion Zalophus californianus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 10:44 AM PDT

Description

Large male flipping around a huge halibut at the surface, about a mile offshore. Other smaller sea lions backed off; not the gulls. Rafts of sea lions still following the humpbacks.

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What

Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 09:17 AM PDT

Description

Many!

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What

Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 11:23 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Many!

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What

Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 8, 2015 02:12 PM PDT

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California Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

February 22, 2015 12:56 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Dry, warm and snoring on the back of a boat.

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Black Abalone Haliotis cracherodii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 03:10 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

mcduck

Date

September 6, 1987

Description

Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

February 16, 1988

Description

Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

August 28, 1984

Description

Found by John Pearse.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

March 21, 1975

Description

Caught in beam trawl in ~1400 fathoms, on USNS De Steiguer. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.