Photo 22263, (c) Scott Loarie, some rights reserved (CC BY)

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What

monkey-faced prickleback Cebidichthys violaceus

Observer

loarie

Date

January 30, 2011

Description

Every low tide I've been to at Pillar Point, there's at least one poke-poler pulling out these along with 'rock eels' to eat. Amazing to watch them pull decent sized eels out of the tiniest tidepools. Notice the fatty bumps on the face and the orange spots and fin edges

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