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.

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Baja California Treefrog 1
Pseudacris hypochondriaca
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Garden Slender Salamander 1
Batrachoseps major
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Southern Alligator Lizard 2
Elgaria multicarinata
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San Bernardino Ringneck Snake 4
Diadophis punctatus modestus
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San Diego Gopher Snake 5
Pituophis catenifer annectens
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California King Snake 6
Lampropeltis californiae
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Southern Pacific Rattlesnake 7
Crotalus oreganus helleri
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Green Turtle 8
Chelonia mydas
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Acorn Woodpecker 9
Melanerpes formicivorus
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Northern Flicker 10
Colaptes auratus
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Belted Kingfisher 11
Megaceryle alcyon
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Eurasian Collared Dove 12
Streptopelia decaocto
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Rock Pigeon 13
Columba livia
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Mourning Dove 14
Zenaida macroura
Catalina California Quail
Callipepla californica catalinensis
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Black Turnstone 15
Arenaria melanocephala
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Spotted Sandpiper 16
Actitis macularius
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Royal Tern 17
Thalasseus maximus
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California Gull 18
Larus californicus
Heermann's Gull
Larus heermanni
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Western Gull 19
Larus occidentalis
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Pacific Loon 20
Gavia pacifica
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Eared Grebe 21
Podiceps nigricollis
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Brown Pelican 22
Pelecanus occidentalis
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Great Blue Heron 23
Ardea herodias
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Black-crowned Night Heron 24
Nycticorax nycticorax
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Peregrine Falcon 25
Falco peregrinus
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American Kestrel 26
Falco sparverius
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Anna's Hummingbird 27
Calypte anna
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Allen's Hummingbird 20
Selasphorus sasin
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Red-tailed Hawk 28
Buteo jamaicensis
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Bald Eagle 29
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
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Double-crested Cormorant 30
Phalacrocorax auritus
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Brandt's Cormorant 23
Phalacrocorax penicillatus
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Barn Swallow 31
Hirundo rustica
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Yellow-headed Blackbird 32
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
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Hooded Oriole 33
Icterus cucullatus
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Western Meadowlark 27
Sturnella neglecta
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Great-tailed Grackle 33
Quiscalus mexicanus
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Island Loggerhead Shrike 34
Lanius ludovicianus anthonyi
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Red-breasted Nuthatch 35
Sitta canadensis
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European Starling 36
Sturnus vulgaris
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Rock Wren 37
Salpinctes obsoletus
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American Robin 38
Turdus migratorius
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Hermit Thrush 19
Catharus guttatus
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Mountain Bluebird 39
Sialia currucoides
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Black Phoebe 20
Sayornis nigricans
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Say's Phoebe 7
Sayornis saya
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Oregon Junco 7
Junco hyemalis oreganus
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Spotted Towhee 40
Pipilo maculatus
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Northern Mockingbird 7
Mimus polyglottos
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Black-headed Grosbeak 27
Pheucticus melanocephalus
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Western Tanager 37
Piranga ludoviciana
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Wilson's Warbler 41
Cardellina pusilla
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Audubon's Warbler 42
Setophaga coronata auduboni
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Channel Islands Orange-crowned Warbler 43
Oreothlypis celata sordida
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American Crow 44
Corvus brachyrhynchos
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Common Raven 45
Corvus corax
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House Finch 46
Haemorhous mexicanus
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Mule Deer 47
Odocoileus hemionus
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American Bison 48
Bison bison
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Risso's Dolphin 49
Grampus griseus
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Harbor Seal 50
Phoca vitulina
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Northern Elephant Seal 51
Mirounga angustirostris
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California Sea Lion 52
Zalophus californianus
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Domestic Cat 50
Felis catus
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Santa Catalina Island Fox 34
Urocyon littoralis catalinae
Santa Catalina Island Deer Mouse
Peromyscus maniculatus catalinae
Spotfin Porcupinefish
Chilomycterus reticulatus
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Finescale Triggerfish 54
Balistes polylepis
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Yellowtail Kingfish 55
Seriola lalandi
Pacific Jack Mackerel
Trachurus symmetricus
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Pacific Barracuda 56
Sphyraena argentea
Pacific Bonito
Sarda chiliensis
Pacific Chub Mackerel
Scomber japonicus
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blue-banded goby 57
Lythrypnus dalli
Crested goby
Rhinogobiops nicholsii
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Kelp Bass 58
Paralabrax clathratus
Sand bass
Paralabrax nebulifer
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Blacksmith Chromis 59
Chromis punctipinnis
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Garibaldi 60
Hypsypops rubicundus
Ocean Whitefish
Caulolatilus princeps
White croaker
Genyonemus lineatus
Sargo
Anisotremus davidsonii
California salema
Xenistius californiensis
Rock Wrasse
Halichoeres semicinctus
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senorita 61
Oxyjulis californica
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California sheephead 61
Semicossyphus pulcher
Halfmoon
Medialuna californiensis
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Rudderfish 62
Girella nigricans
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Zebra-perch Sea Chub 63
Hermosilla azurea
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Giant sea bass 64
Stereolepis gigas
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Panamic Fanged Blenny 65
Ophioblennius steindachneri
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island kelpfish 64
Alloclinus holderi
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Giant Kelpfish 66
Heterostichus rostratus
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Silver surfperch 67
Hyperprosopon ellipticum

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