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Embiotoca jacksoni; Black Surfperch; (shown with Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, Megathura crenulata, Eudistylia polymorpha, Calliarthron cheilosporioides)   

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Embiotoca jacksoni
Embiotoca jacksoni
Black Surfperch
(shown with Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, Megathura crenulata, Eudistylia polymorpha, Calliarthron cheilosporioides)
Photographer: Joseph Dougherty

ID: 0000 0000 0204 0948 (2004-02-21)

Copyright © 2004 Joseph Dougherty/

  • date of photo  2000
  • location   Rocky reef in California giant kelp forest; Santa Rosa Island, Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary. (Santa Barbara County, California, US)
  • species associated with this habitat: Macrocystis pyrifera    Megathura crenulata    Embiotoca jacksoni    Pterygophora californica    Anthopleura xanthogrammica    Calliarthron cheilosporioides    Sebastes mystinus    Semicossyphus pulcher    Scorpaenichthys marmoratus    Taelia piscivora    Pterygophora califo  
  • notes   Notice the stipes of decapitated Pterygophora (kelp) that have been eaten off by the urchins)
  • camera   Nikonos V
  • contributor's ID #  2000_10_01_02_01
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Black Perch (ITIS ) Black Surfperch (photographer)
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