Photos / Sounds

What

Tunicates Subphylum Tunicata

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 6, 2021 04:00 AM PDT

Description

low tide, under rock

Tunicates - Photo (c) Daniel Vaulot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Tunicates (Subphylum Tunicata)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 10:00 AM PDT

Description

Garden Spot East Anacapa ~25ft

Aiolochroia thiona - Photo (c) Jeff Goddard, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Aiolochroia thiona, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft

Antropora tincta - Photo (c) Tom Turner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Antropora tincta, a member of Cheilostomatid Bryozoans (Order Cheilostomatida)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Tunicates Subphylum Tunicata

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft

Tunicates - Photo (c) Daniel Vaulot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Tunicates (Subphylum Tunicata)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Octocorals Subclass Octocorallia

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft

Octocorals - Photo (c) David R, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Octocorals (Subclass Octocorallia)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Orange Puffball Sponge Tethya californiana

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft

Orange Puffball Sponge - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Orange Puffball Sponge (Tethya californiana)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Other Animals

Photos / Sounds

What

Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft Dysidea or tunicate?

Tunicates - Photo (c) Daniel Vaulot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Tunicates (Subphylum Tunicata)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Tunicates Subphylum Tunicata

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft. Tunicate or Dysidea? I think tunicate, haven't seen a pink Dysidea

Tunicates - Photo (c) Daniel Vaulot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Tunicates (Subphylum Tunicata)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 01:00 AM PDT

Description

Cathedral Cove ~35ft

Antho - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved
tomleeturner's ID: Genus Antho, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 18, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

floydehayes

Date

September 13, 2020 01:51 AM PDT
Haplosclerida - Photo (c) Sean Nash, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Order Haplosclerida, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 18, 2021
Leading

Photos / Sounds

Observer

imlichentoday

Date

September 16, 2021 10:00 AM PDT

Description

Garden Spot East Anacapa ~25ft

Heteroscleromorpha - Photo (c) Bernard Picton, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Subclass Heteroscleromorpha, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 17, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

emlim

Date

September 10, 2021 11:46 AM PDT

Description

Prominent, semi-transparent nipples topped with oscula

Poecilosclerida - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Order Poecilosclerida, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 16, 2021
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Other Animals

Photos / Sounds

What

Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

ethoreen

Date

March 18, 2021 02:51 PM PDT
Metandrocarpa dura - Photo (c) ES470: Hakai Institute, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Metandrocarpa dura, a member of Sea Squirts (Class Ascidiacea)
Added on September 15, 2021
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Other Animals

Photos / Sounds

What

Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

sarahv3

Date

January 16, 2021 03:35 PM UTC
Muricea - Photo (c) NOAA Photo Library, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Genus Muricea, a member of Soft Corals (Order Alcyonacea)
Added on September 15, 2021
Leading

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mamaslug

Date

July 15, 2021 11:19 AM PDT
Heteroscleromorpha - Photo (c) Bernard Picton, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Subclass Heteroscleromorpha, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 15, 2021
Improving

Photos / Sounds

What

Orange Puffball Sponge Tethya californiana

Observer

byersconspiracy

Date

January 13, 2019 12:15 PM PST

Description

Found on beach

Orange Puffball Sponge - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Orange Puffball Sponge (Tethya californiana)
Added on September 14, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Puffball Sponges Genus Tethya

Observer

kenichi3

Date

January 18, 2019 02:07 PM PST
Demosponges - Photo (c) Heather Fulton-Bennett, all rights reserved
tomleeturner's ID: Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 14, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Overgrowing Tunicates Family Didemnidae

Observer

floydehayes

Date

September 6, 2020 01:35 PM PDT
Overgrowing Tunicates - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Overgrowing Tunicates (Family Didemnidae)
Added on September 13, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Puffball Sponges Genus Tethya

Observer

jmartincrossley

Date

September 9, 2021 07:21 PM AWST
Puffball Sponges - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Puffball Sponges (Genus Tethya)
Added on September 13, 2021
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Other Animals

Photos / Sounds

What

Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

abbeypp

Date

September 11, 2021 10:13 AM EDT
Styelidae - Photo (c) John Turnbull, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Marine Explorer (John Turnbull)
tomleeturner's ID: Family Styelidae, a member of Sea Squirts (Class Ascidiacea)
Added on September 13, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

floydehayes

Date

July 1, 2021 10:19 AM PDT
Suberites - Photo (c) http://www.guidopicchetti.it, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Genus Suberites, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Aggregated Nipple Sponge Polymastia pachymastia

Observer

floydehayes

Date

July 1, 2021 10:21 AM PDT
Aggregated Nipple Sponge - Photo (c) Peter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Aggregated Nipple Sponge (Polymastia pachymastia)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

floydehayes

Date

July 1, 2021 10:29 AM PDT
Aplysilla glacialis - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Aplysilla glacialis, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

floydehayes

Date

July 1, 2021 10:30 AM PDT

Description

I didn't notice it when I took the photo but there appears to be a nicely camouflaged Red Dorid (Rostanga pulchra) at upper right.

Microcionidae - Photo (c) David Remsen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Family Microcionidae, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Wrinkled Sea Mats Genus Didemnum

Observer

drsimonz

Date

August 22, 2021 05:13 PM PDT
Wrinkled Sea Mats - Photo (c) David R, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Wrinkled Sea Mats (Genus Didemnum)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Red Volcano Sponge Acarnus erithacus

Observer

drsimonz

Date

August 28, 2021 01:12 PM PDT
Red Volcano Sponge - Photo (c) Santa Barbara Channel Marine Biodiversity Observation Network, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Red Volcano Sponge (Acarnus erithacus)
Added on September 12, 2021
Supporting

Photos / Sounds

What

Aggregated Nipple Sponge Polymastia pachymastia

Observer

drsimonz

Date

August 28, 2021 12:59 PM PDT

Description

Found in a kelp bed at a depth of around 3-4m.

Aggregated Nipple Sponge - Photo (c) Peter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tomleeturner's ID: Aggregated Nipple Sponge (Polymastia pachymastia)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Other Animals

Photos / Sounds

What

Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

egilmorehsu

Date

September 9, 2021 11:59 AM PDT
Demosponges - Photo (c) Heather Fulton-Bennett, all rights reserved
tomleeturner's ID: Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on September 12, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

What

Tunicates Subphylum Tunicata

Observer

calliemack

Date

September 9, 2021 08:22 AM PDT

Description

Near top of wall, Vallecitos Point at La Jolla Shores. Small, maybe 1 inch diameter each lobe

Tunicates - Photo (c) Daniel Vaulot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tomleeturner's ID: Tunicates (Subphylum Tunicata)
Added on September 12, 2021
Leading

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Gorgonian Leptogorgia chilensis

Observer

ivan12

Date

September 10, 2021 12:02 PM PDT
Red Gorgonian - Photo (c) NOAA Photo Library, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tomleeturner's ID: Red Gorgonian (Leptogorgia chilensis)
Added on September 12, 2021
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