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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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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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lschare

Date

June 25, 2016 09:19 AM PDT

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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gbentall

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June 24, 2016 03:18 PM PDT

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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jaykeller

Date

June 12, 2016 09:01 AM PDT

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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robert_nault

Date

June 21, 2016

Description

The picture is unclear, but I observed these two seahares intertwined. I cannot be sure if they were fighting or mating.

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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robert_nault

Date

June 21, 2016

Description

I found this species on a flat rock along the shore of TPSNP. It was in a tide pool on top of that rock.

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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robert_nault

Date

June 18, 2016

Description

I observed this species washed up on the shore at the bottom of Sunset Cliffs, CA. After washing most of the sand off (and taking a picture), I put it back into the ocean.

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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jmaughn

Date

June 22, 2016 04:23 PM PDT

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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inahmarie7

Date

June 18, 2016 10:12 AM PDT

Description

Sunset Cliff

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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jbrew910

Date

June 18, 2016 10:12 AM PDT

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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crocodilechild

Date

June 19, 2016 02:32 PM PDT

Description

Found munching on some red algae in the tidepool shallows

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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cae1

Date

June 12, 2016 03:47 PM PDT

Description

One of two dead at the high tide line. Oozed purple goo when I tried to move it.

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California Seahare Aplysia californica

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huimei

Date

June 9, 2016 06:07 AM PDT
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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.

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