Stock Photos of San Nicholas Island


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California sea lion, Zalophus californianus, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm), Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
California sea lion.
Image ID: 02959  
Species: California sea lion, Zalophus californianus
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10218  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm).
Image ID: 10207  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Kelp canopy, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column.
Image ID: 10214  
Species: Norris' top snail, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10219  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Kelp canopy.
Image ID: 02124  
Species: Giant kelp, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Aggregating anemones.  Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical.  San Nicholas Island, Anthopleura elegantissima Aggregating anemones.  Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical.  San Nicholas Island, Anthopleura elegantissima Aggregating anemones.  Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical.  San Nicholas Island, Anthopleura elegantissima
Aggregating anemones. Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical. San Nicholas Island.
Image ID: 10150  
Species: Aggregating anemone, Anthopleura elegantissima
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Aggregating anemones. Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical. San Nicholas Island.
Image ID: 10151  
Species: Aggregating anemone, Anthopleura elegantissima
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Aggregating anemones. Arrayed in a clonal group, all of these anemones are genetically identical. San Nicholas Island.
Image ID: 10152  
Species: Aggregating anemone, Anthopleura elegantissima
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
A cluster of lightbulb tunicates cling to the rocky reef, Clavelina huntsmani, San Nicholas Island Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current, San Nicholas Island Island, Eudistylia polymorpha Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current.  Its hole is nestled between several holdfast stipes of giant kelp.  San Nicholas Island Island, Eudistylia polymorpha, Macrocystis pyrifera
A cluster of lightbulb tunicates cling to the rocky reef.
Image ID: 10174  
Species: Lightbulb tunicate, Clavelina huntsmani
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current, San Nicholas Island Island.
Image ID: 10179  
Species: Feather duster worm, Eudistylia polymorpha
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current. Its hole is nestled between several holdfast stipes of giant kelp. San Nicholas Island Island.
Image ID: 10181  
Species: Feather duster worm, Eudistylia polymorpha, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Sunflower star (sun starfish), dorsal surface detail, Pycnopodia helianthoides, San Nicholas Island Catalina triopha nudibranch, Triopha catalinae, San Nicholas Island Nudibranch, Anisodoris nobilis, San Nicholas Island
Sunflower star (sun starfish), dorsal surface detail.
Image ID: 10182  
Species: Sunflower star, Pycnopodia helianthoides
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Catalina triopha nudibranch.
Image ID: 10187  
Species: Clown nudibranch, Triopha catalinae
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Nudibranch.
Image ID: 10188  
Species: Sea lemon, Anisodoris nobilis
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Christmas tree worm, Spirobranchus spinosus, San Nicholas Island Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp blade.  Approximately 2 inches (5cm) across, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm), Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
Christmas tree worm.
Image ID: 10204  
Species: Christmas tree worm, Spirobranchus spinosus
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp blade. Approximately 2 inches (5cm) across.
Image ID: 10205  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm).
Image ID: 10209  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column.
Image ID: 10212  
Species: Norris' top snail, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10215  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10216  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current, San Nicholas Island Island, Eudistylia polymorpha
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10220  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10223  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Feather duster worm extends from its hole in the reef to capture food floating by in the current, San Nicholas Island Island.
Image ID: 10180  
Species: Feather duster worm, Eudistylia polymorpha
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp blade.  Approximately 2 inches (5cm) across, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm), Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm), Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp blade. Approximately 2 inches (5cm) across.
Image ID: 10206  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm).
Image ID: 10208  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm).
Image ID: 10210  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm), Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera, San Nicholas Island
Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm).
Image ID: 10211  
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Membranipora, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Norris topsnail (aka, kelp snail), clings to a kelp pneumatocyst (bubble) at the base of a stipe/blade, midway in the water column.
Image ID: 10213  
Species: Norris' top snail, Norrisia norrisi, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 
Northern kelp crab crawls amidst kelp blades and stipes, midway in the water column (below the surface, above the ocean bottom) in a giant kelp forest.
Image ID: 10217  
Species: Northern kelp crab, Pugettia producta, Macrocystis pyrifera
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
 

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Categories Appearing Among These Images:
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Anemone
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Bryozoan
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Crustacean  >  Crab
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Echinoderm  >  Seastar / Starfish
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Mollusk  >  Gastropods / Snail
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Mollusk  >  Gastropods / Snail  >  Nudibranch / Sea Slug
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Tunicates
Animal  >  Marine Invertebrate  >  Worms  >  Serpulid / Feather Duster
Animal  >  Pinniped  >  California Sea Lion
Gallery  >  Kelp Forest
Location  >  Oceans  >  Pacific  >  California (USA) / Baja California (Mexico)
Location  >  Oceans  >  Pacific  >  California (USA) / Baja California (Mexico)  >  Channel Islands  >  Catalina Island
Location  >  Oceans  >  Pacific  >  California (USA) / Baja California (Mexico)  >  Channel Islands  >  San Nicholas Island
Natural World  >  Habitat  >  Kelp Forest
Natural World  >  Habitat  >  Kelp Forest  >  Animal In Kelp
Plant  >  Marine Plant  >  Giant Kelp
Subject  >  Technique  >  Underwater

Species Appearing Among These Images:
Anisodoris nobilis
Anthopleura elegantissima
Clavelina huntsmani
Eudistylia polymorpha
Macrocystis pyrifera
Membranipora sp.
Norrisia norrisi
Pugettia producta
Pycnopodia helianthoides
Spirobranchus spinosus
Triopha catalinae
Zalophus californianus

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Updated: November 24, 2017