Fluffy Sculpin

Oligocottus snyderi

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The fluffy sculpin (Oligocottus snyderi) or Lizard Fish is a fish species in the sculpin family Cottidae. It inhabits the coastal northwestern Pacific Ocean, ranging from Sitka, Alaska to Baja California (Mexico). Individuals reach up to 9 cm (3.5 in) in length, and are commonly found in tidepools, often associated with algae.

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  1. (c) mac-e, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/30529804
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oligocottus_snyderi

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