Scarlet-breasted Maori wrasse
Underwater Photography



PLEASE NOTE: The location of the dive sites is in most cases estimated and only approximate.

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Anacapa Island (area), USA

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Species found in Anacapa, Garden Spot (max. depth 15 m):

Class: Actinopterygii
Kelp Bass (Paralabrax clathratus)
Kelp Bass
Paralabrax clathratus
Class: Actinopterygii
C-O sole (Pleuronichthys coenosus)
C-O sole
Pleuronichthys coenosus
Class: Actinopterygii
California sheephead (Semicossyphus pulcher)
California sheephead
Semicossyphus pulcher
Class: Actinopterygii
Black perch (Embiotoca jacksoni)
Black perch
Embiotoca jacksoni
Class: Anthozoa
Strawberry anemone (Corynactis californica)
Strawberry anemone
Corynactis californica
Class: Asteroidea
Giant sea star (Pisaster giganteus)
Giant sea star
Pisaster giganteus
Class: Elasmobranchii
Bat ray (Myliobatis californica)
Bat ray
Myliobatis californica
Class: Gastropoda
Spanish shawl (Flabellina iodinea)
Spanish shawl
Flabellina iodinea
Class: Gastropoda
Norris's top snail (Norrisia norrisii)
Norris's top snail
Norrisia norrisii
Class: Malacostraca
Sheep crab (Loxorhynchus grandis)
Sheep crab
Loxorhynchus grandis
Class: Malacostraca
California spiny lobster (Panulirus interruptus)
California spiny lobster
Panulirus interruptus