A bit of the natural world

July 30, 2011

reposting from my blog….



Midshipman fish (Porichthys genus, not sure about species).

No Responses Yet to “A bit of the natural world”

  1. Dude, what kind of fucken boring crappe is this?????


  2. BikeMonkey Says:

    You need to get outside once in awhile. It’ll take your mind off rightwing wackaloonery.


  3. Dude, I go outside all the time. And while I’m out there, I rant and rave about right-wing wackaloonery. But I don’t look under fucken rocks for slimy nasty shitte.


  4. Isabel Says:

    Cool fish, but what killed off all the starfish?


  5. Genomic Repairman Says:

    Fuck it, I’d still eat it.


  6. BikeMonkey Says:

    Only the bright one was dying, Isabel. Standard tidal action on the pink ones, they survive there just fine.


  7. Whitey killed the starfish! That’s who!


  8. Isabel Says:

    No, Physioprof, I blame the Jews;).

    Seriously, that is interesting, Bikemonkey, as I have never seen them spread out on the beach at low tide. Usually they are in tide pools or other protected areas.

    The shore in the pictures is teeming with life, that’s for sure. The bryozoans under the rock (if that’s what they are) are cool also.


  9. BikeMonkey Says:

    the orange things under the rock are the midshipman’s eggs.


  10. Isabel Says:

    Eggs?? Now you are definitely pulling my leg.


  11. BikeMonkey Says:

    Straight up, Isabel. Eggs.


  12. Isabel Says:

    Aww, he’s protecting them. Awesome!


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