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    • Aplysia californica
  • English
    • California Seahare
    • California Sea Hare
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    • Babosa borracha

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Recent observations

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 14, 2014 12:18 PM PST

Description

About 1" long. Uniform reddish color with a few cream speckles and with cream inside the mantle. Found in dark shade on rocks. Juvenile.

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 14, 2014 11:55 AM PST

Description

Dozens of these big sea hares on the pilings and floating dock. Fiesta time at Breakwater Cove...?!

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What

california seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

naturesfinest

Date

November 25, 2014 03:22 PM PST

Place

Pt. Fermin (Google, OSM)

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

joonson

Date

December 6, 2014

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

calvindoi

Date

December 6, 2014

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

pricillah94

Date

December 7, 2014

Place

Pt Ferman (Google, OSM)

Description

The seahare was long and chubby. It was making its way through the small pool I found it in. It moved slowly and on occasion would poke its' head out of the water.

Photos / Sounds

What

california seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

jgarcia

Date

the past

Description

hes a big dude!! and look what he did to my hand!!

Photos / Sounds

What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

lmendoza

Date

December 6, 2014

Place

Pt. Fermin (Google, OSM)

Description

Found this creature in the tide pools on some purple alge. Its white with little black spots very small.

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

lmendoza

Date

November 25, 2014

Place

Pt. Fermin (Google, OSM)

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

qli

Date

December 5, 2014

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What

california sea hare Aplysia californica

Observer

noobslayer

Date

November 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

kyg

Date

December 5, 2014 01:20 PM PST

Description

A lot in long beach , middle intertidal

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Description from Wikipedia

The California sea hare also known as the California sea slug, scientific name Aplysia californica, is a species of sea slug, specifically a sea hare, a marine opisthobranch gastropod mollusk in the sea hare family, Aplysiidae.

No range data available.