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Recent observations

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

February 7, 2016 04:08 PM PST

Description

Juvenile, only about 1.5" long.

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What

Black Prickleback Xiphister atropurpureus

Observer

loarie

Date

February 6, 2016 05:12 PM UTC

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 11, 2016 06:09 PM PST

Description

About 4" long.

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What

Black Prickleback Xiphister atropurpureus

Observer

skunktefied

Date

October 29, 2015

Description

this prickelback was caught at Dead mans cove during low tide. It was discovered when bailing a tide pool in the middle of the night. It was about 3-4 inches long.

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What

Rock Eel Xiphister mucosus

Observer

skunktefied

Date

October 28, 2015

Description

this prickelback was discovered at Cattle point during low tide. It was about 3 inches long.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Prickleback Xiphister atropurpureus

Observer

maxvnicolai

Date

October 29, 2015 11:04 PM PDT

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What

High Cockscomb Anoplarchus purpurescens

Observer

maxvnicolai

Date

October 29, 2015 11:10 PM PDT

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What

Black Prickleback Xiphister atropurpureus

Observer

aewitt

Date

November 17, 2015 05:04 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

High Cockscomb Anoplarchus purpurescens

Observer

aewitt

Date

November 17, 2015 05:04 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Black Prickleback Xiphister atropurpureus

Observer

kmh221

Date

October 29, 2015 11:30 PM PDT

Description

prickleback; elongate, white-edged black bands on side of eye

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What

High Cockscomb Anoplarchus purpurescens

Observer

marisa_a

Date

November 14, 2015 06:31 PM PST

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 14, 2015 07:07 PM PST

Description

Blunter snout than the previous fish, and radiating eyestripes. About 6" long, in channel among rocks. Black Prickleback?

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Description from Wikipedia

The pricklebacks (also known as shannies) are a family, Stichaeidae, of fishes in the order Perciformes.

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