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Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 26, 2015

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 26, 2015

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Pacific-slope Flycatcher Empidonax difficilis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 26, 2015

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Orange-spike Polycera Polycera atra

Observer

apatten

Date

August 25, 2015 10:41 PM PDT

Description

Foraging on purple hydroids on the side of the dock.

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Opalescent Nudibranch Hermissenda crassicornis

Observer

apatten

Date

August 25, 2015 09:45 PM PDT

Description

Adult and juvenile observed on the docks

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Northern Kelp Crab Pugettia producta

Observer

apatten

Date

August 25, 2015 09:18 PM PDT

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Monterey Dorid Doris montereyensis

Observer

apatten

Date

August 25, 2015 09:29 PM PDT

Description

4 observed on the docks, including two mating!

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Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Fits the description. The fury antennae got me hooked. For some reason I like moths with the fury antennae.

http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=6681&state=CA

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Lorquin's Angle Speranza lorquinaria

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

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Volupial Pyrausta Moth Pyrausta volupialis

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Found outside at the deli/bakery where I was eating. Was found by 3 other moths.

http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=5029&state=CA

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Seaweed fly Coelopa frigida

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Lots of these guys. . . yes on all the kelp.

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Redtail surfperch Amphistichus rhodoterus

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

The same fisherman who caught the rockfish caught 4 of these guys. I tried to get a picture of all 4 together but some random lady was trying to give mouth to mouth to the other three. At least that's what it looked like.

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Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

I think. . . Some kind of worm.

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Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

The other large individual.

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Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Saw 2 huge ones.

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Sea Lettuce Ulva lactuca

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

This only grew in one area.

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Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

The only one we found in the tidepools. If wrong please correct.

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Ringed Worms Phylum Annelida

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Any help would be appreciated. Was about an inch long.

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Cryptic Kelp Crab Pugettia richii

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Juvenile.

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Vesicled Rockweeds Genus Fucus

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

I don't know if this is right. Any help would be great.

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Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

This grew everywhere. ID based on my Audubon book.

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blueband hermit Pagurus samuelis

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Here is the second individual.

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blueband hermit Pagurus samuelis

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Found a lot of these guys but I only got pictures of 2 individuals.

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Hermit Crabs Genus Pagurus

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

This might be a juvenile of a blue-band but I'm not sure.

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Giant Green Anemone Anthopleura xanthogrammica

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

I'm pretty sure this is the right ID.

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Giant Green Anemone Anthopleura xanthogrammica

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Like I said. . . a lot of these guys.

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Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

A whole flock of these guys in one area of the tidal pools. My very first time seeing this guy.

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Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 25, 2015

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 25, 2015

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 25, 2015