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Olive's Sapsucker (Hermaea oliviae)

Observer

thetidepooler

Date

April 10, 2024 05:15 AM PDT

Description

most likely the same individual as one found yesterday by @nudibitch

https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/206262007

refound by @tidepooltales today

Olive's Sapsucker - Photo (c) jeffhamann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by jeffhamann
tidepooltales's ID: Olive's Sapsucker (Hermaea oliviae)
Added on April 11, 2024
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Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)

Observer

julia75002

Date

March 17, 2024 09:58 AM PDT

Description

This crab had a light color and some spots on it.

Striped Shore Crab - Photo (c) Nature Ali, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Nature Ali
tidepooltales's ID: Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)
Added on April 9, 2024
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Olive's Aeolid (Anteaeolidiella oliviae)

Observer

thetidepooler

Date

April 6, 2024 04:23 PM PDT
Olive's Aeolid - Photo (c) matt knoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tidepooltales's ID: Olive's Aeolid (Anteaeolidiella oliviae)
Added on April 8, 2024
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Observer

havocpigeon

Date

February 10, 2024 04:10 PM PST

Description

found by @chloe_and_trevor (thanks!)

Ancula pacifica - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
tidepooltales's ID: Ancula pacifica, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on February 11, 2024
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California Aglaja (Navanax inermis)

Observer

thesafarihiker

Date

February 10, 2024 04:56 PM PST
California Aglaja - Photo (c) uwkwaj, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by uwkwaj
tidepooltales's ID: California Aglaja (Navanax inermis)
Added on February 11, 2024
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What

Genus Doto

Observer

nudibitch

Date

December 14, 2023 03:26 PM PST

Description

Form A

Doto - Photo (c) Donna Pomeroy, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Donna Pomeroy
tidepooltales's ID: Genus Doto, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Sunburst Anemone (Anthopleura sola)

Observer

rachall

Date

December 16, 2023 07:01 PM PST
Sunburst Anemone - Photo (c) Ed Bierman, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tidepooltales's ID: Sunburst Anemone (Anthopleura sola)
Added on December 18, 2023
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What

Aeolid Nudibranchs (Superfamily Aeolidioidea)

Observer

nudibitch

Date

December 16, 2023 06:41 PM PST

Description

undescribed sp first seen by @imlichentoday

found on kelp (https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/194171357)
but rearing when found, detached quickly

no wind, light to no surge, night, water temp 61 F, -0.8ft tide

Aeolid Nudibranchs - Photo (c) Bernard Picton, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Bernard Picton
tidepooltales's ID: Aeolid Nudibranchs (Superfamily Aeolidioidea)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Aeolid Nudibranchs (Superfamily Aeolidioidea)

Observer

thetidepooler

Date

December 16, 2023 06:29 PM PST

Place

Bird Rock (Google, OSM)

Description

found by @nudibitch
2nd record of this species! Found at a -.8ft low tide, at night, no wind, no waves

more pictures of this individual: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/194171352

More pictures of 1st recorded individual: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/90419664

Aeolid Nudibranchs - Photo (c) Bernard Picton, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Bernard Picton
tidepooltales's ID: Aeolid Nudibranchs (Superfamily Aeolidioidea)
Added on December 18, 2023
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What

Lumpy Rubble Crab (Paraxanthias taylori)

Observer

thetidepooler

Date

December 16, 2023 07:25 PM PST

Place

Bird Rock (Google, OSM)
Lumpy Rubble Crab - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
tidepooltales's ID: Lumpy Rubble Crab (Paraxanthias taylori)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Observer

chloeclaw

Date

December 17, 2023 07:46 PM PST
Corambe - Photo (c) Pat Webster @underwaterpat, all rights reserved, uploaded by Pat Webster @underwaterpat
tidepooltales's ID: Genus Corambe, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Hedgpeth's Dorid (Polycera hedgpethi)

Observer

chloeclaw

Date

December 17, 2023 08:22 PM PST
Hedgpeth's Dorid - Photo (c) Ian Scholey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Ian Scholey
tidepooltales's ID: Hedgpeth's Dorid (Polycera hedgpethi)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Red Sponge Dorid (Rostanga pulchra)

Observer

chloeclaw

Date

December 17, 2023 07:34 PM PST
Red Sponge Dorid - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
tidepooltales's ID: Red Sponge Dorid (Rostanga pulchra)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Red Sponge Dorid (Rostanga pulchra)

Observer

chloeclaw

Date

December 17, 2023 08:05 PM PST
Red Sponge Dorid - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
tidepooltales's ID: Red Sponge Dorid (Rostanga pulchra)
Added on December 18, 2023
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San Diego Dorid (Diaulula sandiegensis)

Observer

chloeclaw

Date

December 17, 2023 08:25 PM PST
San Diego Dorid - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
tidepooltales's ID: San Diego Dorid (Diaulula sandiegensis)
Added on December 18, 2023
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California Sea Lion (Zalophus californianus)

Observer

clhayes4

Date

December 17, 2023 02:40 PM PST
California Sea Lion - Photo (c) Jennifer Digdigan, all rights reserved, uploaded by Jennifer Digdigan
tidepooltales's ID: California Sea Lion (Zalophus californianus)
Added on December 18, 2023
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Price's Aeolid (Apata pricei)

Observer

bbesom

Date

December 6, 2023 01:11 PM PST
Price's Aeolid - Photo (c) Siobhan O'Neill, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Siobhan O'Neill
tidepooltales's ID: Price's Aeolid (Apata pricei)
Added on December 9, 2023
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Mcdonald's Dorid (Limacia mcdonaldi)

Observer

doublebio

Date

November 27, 2023 02:45 PM PST
Mcdonald's Dorid - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved, uploaded by Gary McDonald
tidepooltales's ID: Mcdonald's Dorid (Limacia mcdonaldi)
Added on November 28, 2023
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Price's Aeolid (Apata pricei)

Observer

snugglymisha

Date

November 26, 2023 03:11 PM PST
Price's Aeolid - Photo (c) Siobhan O'Neill, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Siobhan O'Neill
tidepooltales's ID: Price's Aeolid (Apata pricei)
Added on November 28, 2023
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Observer

snugglymisha

Date

November 26, 2023 03:44 PM PST
Ancula pacifica - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
tidepooltales's ID: Ancula pacifica, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on November 28, 2023
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What

White-spotted Sea Goddess (Doriopsilla albopunctata)

Observer

skfork

Date

August 13, 2023 08:07 AM PDT
White-spotted Sea Goddess - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
tidepooltales's ID: White-spotted Sea Goddess (Doriopsilla albopunctata)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Spanish Shawl (Flabellinopsis iodinea)

Observer

derekryanpierce

Date

October 29, 2023 04:43 PM PDT
Spanish Shawl - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tidepooltales's ID: Spanish Shawl (Flabellinopsis iodinea)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Observer

nudibitch

Date

October 24, 2023
Hainotis sharonae - Photo (c) Robin Gwen Agarwal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Robin Gwen Agarwal
tidepooltales's ID: Hainotis sharonae, a member of Trivia, Erato and Allies (Superfamily Velutinoidea)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Yellowhead Aeolid (Diaphoreolis flavovulta)

Observer

chloe_and_trevor

Date

October 29, 2023 03:56 PM PDT
Yellowhead Aeolid - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tidepooltales's ID: Yellowhead Aeolid (Diaphoreolis flavovulta)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Observer

chloe_and_trevor

Date

October 29, 2023 03:51 PM PDT

Description

Found by u_phantasticus@

Tenellia - Photo (c) João Pedro Silva, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tidepooltales's ID: Genus Tenellia, a member of Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Black Seahare (Aplysia vaccaria)

Observer

snugglymisha

Date

October 29, 2023 04:50 PM PDT
Black Seahare - Photo (c) Marco Mazza, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Marco Mazza
tidepooltales's ID: Black Seahare (Aplysia vaccaria)
Added on November 5, 2023
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One-banded Lacuna (Lacuna unifasciata)

Observer

ekoberle

Date

October 30, 2023 05:04 PM PDT

Description

I think

One-banded Lacuna - Photo (c) Alex Bairstow, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alex Bairstow
tidepooltales's ID: One-banded Lacuna (Lacuna unifasciata)
Added on November 5, 2023
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Banded Brittle Star (Ophionereis annulata)

Observer

laiet17

Date

November 4, 2023 09:24 PM PDT
Banded Brittle Star - Photo (c) Julia Markey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Julia Markey
tidepooltales's ID: Banded Brittle Star (Ophionereis annulata)
Added on November 5, 2023
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California Spiny Lobster (Panulirus interruptus)

Observer

kroessler

Date

September 30, 2023 04:51 PM PDT
California Spiny Lobster - Photo (c) Patnitsa, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Patnitsa
tidepooltales's ID: California Spiny Lobster (Panulirus interruptus)
Added on October 1, 2023
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Aggregating Anemone (Anthopleura elegantissima)

Observer

kroessler

Date

September 30, 2023 05:25 PM PDT
Aggregating Anemone - Photo (c) C. Mallory, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by C. Mallory
tidepooltales's ID: Aggregating Anemone (Anthopleura elegantissima)
Added on October 1, 2023
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