6472 thumb Wildlife at Camp Emerald Bay

A naturalist's guide to flora and fauna known to exist around Camp Emerald Bay on the West End of Santa Catalina Island, California. Guide includes terrestrial and marine species seen on land and in the waters directly surrounding Emerald Bay and Doctor's Cove.

Small
Baja California Treefrog 1
Pseudacris hypochondriaca
Small
Garden Slender Salamander 1
Batrachoseps major
175614908 376987e8d1 m
Southern Alligator Lizard 2
Elgaria multicarinata
7747401580 6d807ff24c m
San Bernardino Ringneck Snake 4
Diadophis punctatus modestus
6148642552 8e2266293e m
San Diego Gopher Snake 5
Pituophis catenifer annectens
879413011 91bada6e64 m
California King Snake 6
Lampropeltis californiae
Small
Southern Pacific Rattlesnake 7
Crotalus oreganus helleri
8504162944 6f2177214e m
Green Turtle 8
Chelonia mydas
Small
Acorn Woodpecker 9
Melanerpes formicivorus
3187140734 840780f5bf m
Northern Flicker 10
Colaptes auratus
2841112888 ec420af3b7 m
Belted Kingfisher 11
Megaceryle alcyon
3303664749 9c02219c9b m
Eurasian Collared Dove 12
Streptopelia decaocto
240px columba livia baltasound shetland 1
Rock Pigeon 13
Columba livia
Small
Mourning Dove 14
Zenaida macroura
Catalina California Quail
Callipepla californica catalinensis
1342919792 5870953f96 m
Black Turnstone 15
Arenaria melanocephala
5747130003 72b10d9ae8 m
Spotted Sandpiper 16
Actitis macularius
Small
Royal Tern 17
Thalasseus maximus
3524024978 d9907cf5e2 m
California Gull 18
Larus californicus
Heermann's Gull
Larus heermanni
3240738322 5fed67e037 m
Western Gull 19
Larus occidentalis
3624246300 9cba72e134 m
Pacific Loon 20
Gavia pacifica
2456260290 5d7be4a42b m
Eared Grebe 21
Podiceps nigricollis
Small
Brown Pelican 22
Pelecanus occidentalis
3020707979 b5bee7ddc0 m
Great Blue Heron 23
Ardea herodias
7833907760 cd9f23ed0a m
Black-crowned Night Heron 24
Nycticorax nycticorax
Small
American Kestrel 25
Falco sparverius
Small
Anna's Hummingbird 26
Calypte anna
4427816917 54a97d45bc m
Allen's Hummingbird 20
Selasphorus sasin
8084648955 aeb5b5654b m
Red-tailed Hawk 27
Buteo jamaicensis
11981455946 98d6591f69 m
Bald Eagle 28
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
240px phalacrocorax auritus 007
Double-crested Cormorant 29
Phalacrocorax auritus
3938458771 1c864783b7 m
Brandt's Cormorant 23
Phalacrocorax penicillatus
Small
Barn Swallow 30
Hirundo rustica
3525008859 9655122d8f m
Hooded Oriole 31
Icterus cucullatus
Small
Western Meadowlark 26
Sturnella neglecta
4398918226 7320de64c5 m
Great-tailed Grackle 31
Quiscalus mexicanus
Small
Island Loggerhead Shrike 32
Lanius ludovicianus anthonyi
Small
Red-breasted Nuthatch 33
Sitta canadensis
33494779710 abe85f30e4 m
European Starling 34
Sturnus vulgaris
3931474376 86d8d2f88e m
Rock Wren 35
Salpinctes obsoletus
101735605 a60d7f0df0 m
American Robin 36
Turdus migratorius
2783288252 6f21bf941c m
Hermit Thrush 19
Catharus guttatus
3201549127 8b274e5b83 m
Mountain Bluebird 37
Sialia currucoides
2982248215 b96cfcdc30 m
Black Phoebe 20
Sayornis nigricans
Small
Say's Phoebe 7
Sayornis saya
Small
Oregon Junco 7
Junco hyemalis oreganus
2939912802 9c1d026c1d m
Spotted Towhee 38
Pipilo maculatus
Small
Northern Mockingbird 7
Mimus polyglottos
3142165385 6b7094a16d m
Audubon's Warbler 39
Setophaga coronata auduboni
Small
Channel Islands Orange-crowned Warbler 40
Oreothlypis celata sordida
Small
American Crow 41
Corvus brachyrhynchos
Small
Common Raven 42
Corvus corax
Small
House Finch 43
Haemorhous mexicanus
2191297464 54338af923 m
Mule Deer 44
Odocoileus hemionus
Small
American Bison 45
Bison bison
3493998652 bbd7bfa53a m
Risso's Dolphin 46
Grampus griseus
Small
Harbor Seal 47
Phoca vitulina
2243600166 50b88f25db m
Northern Elephant Seal 48
Mirounga angustirostris
Small
California Sea Lion 49
Zalophus californianus
Small
Domestic Cat 47
Felis catus
Small
Santa Catalina Island Fox 32
Urocyon littoralis catalinae
Santa Catalina Island Deer Mouse
Peromyscus maniculatus catalinae
97255 260 190
Spotfin Porcupinefish 51
Chilomycterus reticulatus
Small
Finescale Triggerfish 52
Balistes polylepis
Small
Yellowtail Kingfish 53
Seriola lalandi
41551 orig
Pacific Jack Mackerel 54
Trachurus symmetricus
41540 260 190
Pacific Barracuda 55
Sphyraena argentea
52501 260 190
Pacific Bonito 56
Sarda chiliensis
16883 orig
Pacific Chub Mackerel 54
Scomber japonicus
3820682565 917e9883ef m
blue-banded goby 57
Lythrypnus dalli
23357 260 190
Crested goby 58
Rhinogobiops nicholsii
3876653118 a234ef3219 m
Kelp Bass 59
Paralabrax clathratus
37987 260 190
Sand bass 54
Paralabrax nebulifer
4985421356 3ebaf882d2 m
Blacksmith Chromis 60
Chromis punctipinnis
5625041826 aa9079fdd3 m
Garibaldi 61
Hypsypops rubicundus
23319 260 190
Ocean Whitefish 54
Caulolatilus princeps
99616 260 190
White croaker 58
Genyonemus lineatus
40139 260 190
Sargo 54
Anisotremus davidsonii
85813 260 190
California salema 54
Xenistius californiensis
28794 260 190
Rock Wrasse 54
Halichoeres semicinctus
4984822743 1506859ba2 m
senorita 62
Oxyjulis californica
4984821597 0beb795176 m
California sheephead 62
Semicossyphus pulcher
63652 260 190
Halfmoon 54
Medialuna californiensis
Small
Rudderfish 63
Girella nigricans
Small
Zebra-perch Sea Chub 64
Hermosilla azurea
Small
Giant sea bass 65
Stereolepis gigas
Small
Panamic Fanged Blenny 66
Ophioblennius steindachneri
Small
island kelpfish 65
Alloclinus holderi
Small
Giant Kelpfish 67
Heterostichus rostratus
Small
Silver surfperch 68
Hyperprosopon ellipticum
49409 orig
Kelp Surfperch 58
Brachyistius frenatus
10115 orig
Shiner Surfperch 54
Cymatogaster aggregata
68848 orig
Black surfperch 54
Embiotoca jacksoni
92520 orig
Striped surfperch 54
Embiotoca lateralis
85161 orig
Rubberlip surfperch 54
Rhacochilus toxotes

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