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Festive Tritonid (Tritonia festiva)

Observer

luanroberts

Date

June 2024
Festive Tritonid - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
kestrel's ID: Festive Tritonid (Tritonia festiva)
Added on June 22, 2024
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California Cone (Californiconus californicus)

Observer

avifan

Date

June 12, 2024 08:47 AM PDT

Description

These look like eggs from a mollusk. I'm leaving the rest up to Inaturalist reviewers. Floating in the Dana Point harbor

California Cone - Photo (c) Alison Young, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alison Young
kestrel's ID: California Cone (Californiconus californicus)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)

Observer

olivia_v

Date

June 10, 2024 09:34 AM PDT
Bivalves - Photo (c) Matthew Connors, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Matthew Connors
kestrel's ID: Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)
Added on June 12, 2024
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Opalescent Nudibranch (Hermissenda opalescens)

Observer

olivia_v

Date

June 10, 2024 09:45 AM PDT
Opalescent Nudibranch - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
kestrel's ID: Opalescent Nudibranch (Hermissenda opalescens)
Added on June 12, 2024
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Giant Rock Scallop (Crassadoma gigantea)

Observer

olivia_v

Date

June 10, 2024 10:07 AM PDT
Giant Rock Scallop - Photo (c) smithsonian_marinegeo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by smithsonian_marinegeo
kestrel's ID: Giant Rock Scallop (Crassadoma gigantea)
Added on June 12, 2024
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Spotted Unicorn (Acanthinucella punctulata)

Observer

molly_shapiro

Date

June 10, 2024 10:02 AM PDT
Spotted Unicorn - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
kestrel's ID: Spotted Unicorn (Acanthinucella punctulata)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Orange Cup Coral (Balanophyllia elegans)

Observer

nathnlow

Date

June 10, 2024 09:36 AM PDT
Orange Cup Coral - Photo (c) Em Lim, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Em Lim
kestrel's ID: Orange Cup Coral (Balanophyllia elegans)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Sunburst Anemone (Anthopleura sola)

Observer

angelflsh

Date

June 10, 2024 08:34 AM PDT
Sunburst Anemone - Photo (c) Ed Bierman, some rights reserved (CC BY)
kestrel's ID: Sunburst Anemone (Anthopleura sola)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Dwarf Sea Cucumber (Lissothuria nutriens)

Observer

opalescent_nudi

Date

June 10, 2024 08:46 AM PDT
Dwarf Sea Cucumber - Photo (c) Alexandra Noyes, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alexandra Noyes
kestrel's ID: Dwarf Sea Cucumber (Lissothuria nutriens)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Gooseneck Barnacle (Pollicipes polymerus)

Observer

kenzoesq

Date

June 10, 2024 07:46 AM PDT
Gooseneck Barnacle - Photo (c) lisamaree, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by lisamaree
kestrel's ID: Gooseneck Barnacle (Pollicipes polymerus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Mossy Chiton (Mopalia muscosa)

Observer

michael_wilk

Date

June 10, 2024 08:02 AM PDT
Mossy Chiton - Photo (c) Sarah Chinn, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Sarah Chinn
kestrel's ID: Mossy Chiton (Mopalia muscosa)
Added on June 11, 2024
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California Mussel (Mytilus californianus)

Observer

bliuberry

Date

June 10, 2024 07:54 AM PDT

Description

Mussels and barnacles

California Mussel - Photo (c) tsoleau, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
kestrel's ID: California Mussel (Mytilus californianus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Ochre Sea Star (Pisaster ochraceus)

Observer

michael_wilk

Date

June 10, 2024 08:17 AM PDT
Ochre Sea Star - Photo (c) Alex George, all rights reserved, uploaded by Alex George
kestrel's ID: Ochre Sea Star (Pisaster ochraceus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Bat Star (Patiria miniata)

Observer

molly_shapiro

Date

June 10, 2024 08:57 AM PDT
Bat Star - Photo (c) passiflora4, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by passiflora4
kestrel's ID: Bat Star (Patiria miniata)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Opalescent Nudibranch (Hermissenda opalescens)

Observer

molly_shapiro

Date

June 10, 2024 08:50 AM PDT
Opalescent Nudibranch - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
kestrel's ID: Opalescent Nudibranch (Hermissenda opalescens)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Warty Shag-rug Nudibranch (Aeolidia loui)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 06:58 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

Warty Shag-rug Nudibranch - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved
kestrel's ID: Warty Shag-rug Nudibranch (Aeolidia loui)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Pear Marginella (Granulina margaritula)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 06:29 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

Pear Marginella - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
kestrel's ID: Pear Marginella (Granulina margaritula)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Los Angeles Goniodorid (Bermudella angelensis)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 07:52 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling. Very cute miniscule stubby thing.

Los Angeles Goniodorid - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
kestrel's ID: Los Angeles Goniodorid (Bermudella angelensis)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Branched Dendronotid (Dendronotus venustus)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 08:07 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

Branched Dendronotid - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
kestrel's ID: Branched Dendronotid (Dendronotus venustus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Western Spiny Brittle Star (Ophiothrix spiculata)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 08:42 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling. Was just climbing through the seaweed in a tidepool, out in the open. Pretty big for a temperate brittle star.

Western Spiny Brittle Star - Photo (c) passiflora4, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by passiflora4
kestrel's ID: Western Spiny Brittle Star (Ophiothrix spiculata)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Black and White Dorid (Acanthodoris rhodoceras)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 07:24 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

Black and White Dorid - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
kestrel's ID: Black and White Dorid (Acanthodoris rhodoceras)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Stubby Dendronotid (Dendronotus subramosus)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 07:17 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

Stubby Dendronotid - Photo (c) Alison Young, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alison Young
kestrel's ID: Stubby Dendronotid (Dendronotus subramosus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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White Dendronotus (Dendronotus albus)

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 8, 2024 07:12 AM PDT

Description

Tidepooling.

White Dendronotus - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Ken-ichi Ueda
kestrel's ID: White Dendronotus (Dendronotus albus)
Added on June 11, 2024
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Monterey Dorid (Doris montereyensis)

Observer

max_benningfield

Date

June 8, 2024 06:24 AM PDT
Monterey Dorid - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
kestrel's ID: Monterey Dorid (Doris montereyensis)
Added on June 10, 2024
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Chocolate Porcelain Crab (Petrolisthes manimaculis)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 08:18 AM PDT
Chocolate Porcelain Crab - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
kestrel's ID: Chocolate Porcelain Crab (Petrolisthes manimaculis)
Added on June 9, 2024
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Hopkins' Rose Nudibranch (Ceratodoris rosacea)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 05:18 AM PDT
Hopkins' Rose Nudibranch - Photo (c) Donna Pomeroy, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Donna Pomeroy
kestrel's ID: Hopkins' Rose Nudibranch (Ceratodoris rosacea)
Added on June 9, 2024
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Salt-and-pepper Doris (Aegires albopunctatus)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 05:22 AM PDT
Salt-and-pepper Doris - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
kestrel's ID: Salt-and-pepper Doris (Aegires albopunctatus)
Added on June 9, 2024
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Western Spiny Brittle Star (Ophiothrix spiculata)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 05:24 AM PDT
Western Spiny Brittle Star - Photo (c) passiflora4, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by passiflora4
kestrel's ID: Western Spiny Brittle Star (Ophiothrix spiculata)
Added on June 9, 2024
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Baba's Festive Aeolid (Babakina festiva)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 05:30 AM PDT
Baba's Festive Aeolid - Photo (c) Robin Agarwal (ANudibranchMom on iNaturalist), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
kestrel's ID: Baba's Festive Aeolid (Babakina festiva)
Added on June 9, 2024
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Hilton's Aeolid (Phidiana hiltoni)

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 8, 2024 05:33 AM PDT
Hilton's Aeolid - Photo (c) Craig Hoover, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Craig Hoover
kestrel's ID: Hilton's Aeolid (Phidiana hiltoni)
Added on June 9, 2024
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