California Underwater Photos 2008
N.Barnett AKA: Aviddiver.her


seawater@aviddivers.net

AN2008.05.31.0107 AN2008.11.23.-10 AN2008.11.23.-153 AN2008.11.23.-86
Horned Aeolid
(Hermissenda crassicornis)
Urn Sponge
(Leucilla nuttingi)
California Sheephead Terminal Phase Juvenile phase Sheephead in lower right
(Semicossyphus pulcher)
Kelp Rockfish in Kelp Forest
(Sebastes atrovirens)
AN2008.11.24.-112 AN2008.11.25.-38 AN230742 N2008.03.23_0008
Yellowfin Fringhead
(Neoclinus stephensae)
Blue Rockfish over California Reef
(Sebastes mystinus)
Grey Moon Sponge on California Reef
(Spheciospongia confoederata))
Hermit Crab
(Pagurus hemphilli)
N2008.03.23_0024 N2008.05.14.RG.-11 N2008.05.31.0026 N2008.05.31.0029
Giant Green Anemone
(Anthopleura xanthogrammica)
White-lined Dirona
(Dirona albolineata)
Hermissenda crassicornis
on Fluted Bryozoan
Wharf II piling wide angle view
of a macro Hermissenda
N2008.05.31.0067 N2008.05.31.0071 N2008.05.31.0095 N2008.05.31.0115
Horned Aeolid couple
(Hermissenda crassicornis)
Under Wharf II
Monterey, CA
Horned Aeolid
(Hermissenda crassicornis)
Horned Aeolid with eggs
(Hermissenda crassicornis)
N2008.05.31.0146 N2008.05.31.0162 N2008.06.02_0005 N2008.06.02_0013
Club-Tipped Anemone feeding
(Corynactis californica)
Wharf II piling residents
Monterey, CA
Moon Jellyfish
(Aurelia aurita)
San Diego Dorid
(Diaulula sandiegensis)
N2008.06.02_0019 N2008.06.02_0021 N2008.06.02_0032 N2008.06.02_0054
Menagerie of anemones, sponges
and others (incl. a hiding rockfish)
Expressive White-Spotted Rose Anemone
(Urticina lofotensis)
Several types of California Anemones
Fish-Eating Urticina
(Urticina piscivora)
N2008.06.02_0081 N2008.06.02_0087 N2008.06.02_0105 N2008.06.02_0119
California Sidegill Sea Slug
(Berthella californica)
Closed mouth of White-Spotted Rose Anemone
(Urticina lofotensis)
California Sidegill Sea Slug
(Berthella californica)
Moon Jellyfish in Kelp Forrest
(Aurelia aurita in Macrocystis Pyrifera)
N2008.06.02_0122 N2008.06.02_0132 N2008.09.18.-12 N2008.09.18.-132
Moon Jellyfish
(Aurelia aurita)
Underside of Snail
on Kelp
Gopher Rockfish
(Sebastes carnatus)
San Diego dorid
(Diaulula sandiegensis)
N2008.09.18.-5 N2008.09.18.-9 N2008.09.18.-99 N2008.09.19.-22
Kelp Rockfish
(Sebastes atrovirens)
Gopher Rockfish
(Sebastes carnatus)
Keyhole Lympet
(Megathura crenulate)
Spanish Shawl
(Flabellina iodinea)
N2008.09.19.-34 N2008.09.19.-38 N2008.09.19.-56 N2008.09.19.-69
California reef-scape
featuring sea star Pisaster gigantteus
Diver examines
California reef-scape
Two-spot Octopus on the run
(Octopus bimaculatus)
Two-Spot Octopus wrapped in kelp
(Octopus bimaculatus)
N2008.09.20.-43 N2008.11.23.-101 N2008.11.23.-106 N2008.11.23.-134
White Spotted Porostome
(Doriopsilla albopuntata)
Clown Dorid
(Triopha catalinae)
Clown Dorid
(Triopha catalinae)
California Reef Scape
N2008.11.23.-155 N2008.11.23.-22 N2008.11.23.-28 N2008.11.23.-59
California Sheephead
(Semicossyphus pulcher)
Grey Moon Sponge and Chestnut Cowry
on California Reef
Diver abserves reef activity
Wart-Neck Piddock Condo with Sea Lemon visitor
(Chaceia ovoidea)
N2008.11.24.-13 N2008.11.24.-14 N2008.11.24.-18 N2008.11.24.-61
Snail upside-down in sponge
Barnacle among Metridium Anemonies
Painted Greenling
(Oxylebius pictus)
Black and Yellow Rockfish On busy California reef
(Sebastes chrysomelas)
N2008.11.24.-95 N2008.11.25.-6 N2008.11.25.-76  
Hermissenda
(Hermissenda Crassicornis)
Chestnut Coweries up to something?
(Cypraea spadicea)
California Reef close up