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Purple urchin

Purple urchin

Small barnacle

Small barnacle

Angelic tooth snail

Angelic tooth snail

Thatchroof barnacle (Tetraclita)

Thatchroof barnacle (Tetraclita)

Doris’s nudibranch

Doris’s nudibranch

Purple sea urchin

Purple sea urchin

sunstar

sunstar

Heliaster, the sunstar, crash in 1978, now returning

Heliaster, the sunstar, crash in 1978, now returning

Lumpy claw crab

Lumpy claw crab

Swimming clam

Swimming clam

Mussel

Mussel

Black chiton

Black chiton

Twin-spot octopus

Twin-spot octopus

Small olive snail

Small olive snail

Brown carpet anemone

Brown carpet anemone

Brown carpet anemone

Brown carpet anemone

anisotremus Gulf opaleye Sonoran goby Halichoeres

anisotremus Gulf opaleye Sonoran goby Halichoeres

Red algae

Red algae

Sea slug

Sea slug

Hypsoblennius gentilis Malacoctenus gigas

Hypsoblennius gentilis Malacoctenus gigas

clingfish

clingfish

Tadpole clingfish

Tadpole clingfish

Paraclinus sini Tomicodon boelkii Spotted sand bass Paramaculatus fasciatus

Paraclinus sini Tomicodon boelkii Spotted sand bass Paramaculatus fasciatus

Cleaning bullseye puffers (“botete”)

Cleaning bullseye puffers (“botete”)

Petrolisthes (porcellain crab)

Petrolisthes (porcellain crab)

Pencil urchin

Pencil urchin

Purple urchin

Purple urchin

Snapping shrimp (or pistol shrimp)

Snapping shrimp (or pistol shrimp)

Giant spiny black brittle star

Giant spiny black brittle star

Ringed brittle star

Ringed brittle star

Bottle sea cucumber (B. impatiens or arenicola)

Bottle sea cucumber (B. impatiens or arenicola)

Thatch roof barnacle

Thatch roof barnacle

Tube worms or tube snails

Tube worms or tube snails

White-cored sponge covered with algae

White-cored sponge covered with algae

Breadcrumb sponge (Porifera)

Breadcrumb sponge (Porifera)

tunicates

tunicates

Golfball sponge

Golfball sponge

Fireworms

Fireworms

Palythoa ignota, brown carpet anemone, closed

Palythoa ignota, brown carpet anemone, closed

Palythoa ignota, brown carpet anemone, open polyps

Palythoa ignota, brown carpet anemone, open polyps

Samurai hydroid

Samurai hydroid

gonophores Female and male medusae

gonophores Female and male medusae

Clearings with and without hydroids hydroid super-glued to rock

Clearings with and without hydroids hydroid super-glued to rock

Hydroid clearings on rock (pox)

Hydroid clearings on rock (pox)

Beach pill bug Tylos punctatos (isopod that scavenges on dead stuff at highest tideline)

Beach pill bug Tylos punctatos (isopod that scavenges on dead stuff at highest tideline) Zone 1 indicator

Zoned fan algae

Zoned fan algae

Vaquita, the harbor porpoise, Phocoena sinus endemic to (lives only in) Northern Gulf of

Vaquita, the harbor porpoise, Phocoena sinus endemic to (lives only in) Northern Gulf of California Rare (100 -300 individuals left), endangered