18
taxa
3 birds
4 plants
6 other animals
5 mollusks

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What

Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:07 PM ACDT

Description

Abundant

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What

Mediterranean Fanworm Sabella spallanzanii

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:10 PM ACDT

Description

Abundant on shallow concrete walls of lake

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Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:12 PM ACDT

Description

Patchy and fouled

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What

Eelgrasses Genus Zostera

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:13 PM ACDT

Description

Dense in shallows

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What

Moon Jellies Genus Aurelia

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:14 PM ACDT

Description

Beachcast specimens

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Observer

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Date

February 21, 2019 06:14 PM ACDT

Description

Many dead specimens in shallows and on beach. May have died in the sand (cooked in heat or stranded with dropping water levels).

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Square

What

Dead Man's Fingers Codium fragile

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:18 PM ACDT

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Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:20 PM ACDT

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Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:55 PM ACDT

Description

Several sighted along beach. Some appeared to have died on sand but were possibly tossed back into the water posthumously by human children (observed in the area)

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What

Eelgrasses Genus Zostera

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:55 PM ACDT

Description

Dense close in shore (somewhat fouled with epiphytes)

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Square

What

Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:56 PM ACDT

Description

Also note the presence of 2 little corellas near the right-hand side of the frame

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What

Little Corella Cacatua sanguinea

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:56 PM ACDT

Description

Unusual to see these birds land among a flock of seagulls! See Silver gull sighting from same afternoon for context.

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What

Tiny Hermit Crab Micropagurus acantholepis

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:58 PM ACDT

Description

First time I've seen this species in West Lakes.

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What

Poor Dog Whelk Reticunassa paupera

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 06:59 PM ACDT

Description

First time I've seen this species in West Lakes.

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Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:00 PM ACDT

Description

First time I've seen this species in West Lakes.

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What

Little Pied Cormorant Microcarbo melanoleucos

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:18 PM ACDT

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What

Striped-mouth Conniwink Bembicium nanum

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:28 PM ACDT

Description

In and on top of pavers in intertidal zone

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Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:30 PM ACDT

Description

Dense close to shore

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Square

What

Southern Periwinkle Austrocochlea constricta

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:31 PM ACDT

Description

Only one individual sighted.

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What

Variegated Limpet Cellana tramoserica

Observer

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Date

February 21, 2019 07:35 PM ACDT

Description

Several only.

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What

Sea Anemones Order Actiniaria

Observer

danimations

Date

February 21, 2019 07:38 PM ACDT

Description

Living in holes in paved intertidal zone.