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Western Grebes Rushing on Lake Hodges, Aechmophorus occidentalis, San Diego, California Add To Light Table Clark's Grebes Rushing on Lake Hodges, San Diego, Aechmophorus clarkii Add To Light Table Double-crested cormorant nuptial crests, tufts of feathers on each side of the head, plumage associated with courtship and mating, Phalacrocorax auritus, La Jolla, California Add To Light Table
Western Grebes Rushing on Lake Hodges.
Image ID: 36789  
Species: Western Grebe, Aechmophorus occidentalis
Location: Lake Hodges, San Diego, California, USA
 
Clark's Grebes Rushing on Lake Hodges, San Diego.
Image ID: 36829  
Species: Clarks Grebe, Aechmophorus clarkii
Location: Lake Hodges, San Diego, California, USA
 
Double-crested cormorant nuptial crests, tufts of feathers on each side of the head, plumage associated with courtship and mating.
Image ID: 36846  
Species: Double-crested cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus
Location: La Jolla, California, USA
 
Double-crested cormorant nuptial crests, tufts of feathers on each side of the head, plumage associated with courtship and mating, Phalacrocorax auritus, La Jolla, California Add To Light Table Clarks Grebes, courting pair, Lake Hodges, Aechmophorus clarkii Add To Light Table Western Grebe, Lake Hodges, Aechmophorus occidentalis Add To Light Table
Double-crested cormorant nuptial crests, tufts of feathers on each side of the head, plumage associated with courtship and mating.
Image ID: 36849  
Species: Double-crested cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus
Location: La Jolla, California, USA
 
Clarks Grebes, courting pair, Lake Hodges.
Image ID: 36885  
Species: Clarks Grebe, Aechmophorus clarkii
 
Western Grebe, Lake Hodges.
Image ID: 36886  
Species: Western Grebe, Aechmophorus occidentalis
 
Western Grebes rushing in a courtship display. Rushiing grebes run across the water 60 feet (20m) or further with their feet hitting the water as rapidly as 20 times per second. Lake Hodges, San Diego, Aechmophorus occidentalis Add To Light Table A bull elephant seal forceably mates (copulates) with a much smaller female, often biting her into submission and using his weight to keep her from fleeing.  Males may up to 5000 lbs, triple the size of females.  Sandy beach rookery, winter, Central California, Mirounga angustirostris, Piedras Blancas, San Simeon Add To Light Table Western gull, courtship display, Larus occidentalis, La Jolla, California Add To Light Table
Western Grebes rushing in a courtship display. Rushiing grebes run across the water 60 feet (20m) or further with their feet hitting the water as rapidly as 20 times per second. Lake Hodges, San Diego.
Image ID: 36890  
Species: Western Grebe, Aechmophorus occidentalis
 
A bull elephant seal forceably mates (copulates) with a much smaller female, often biting her into submission and using his weight to keep her from fleeing. Males may up to 5000 lbs, triple the size of females. Sandy beach rookery, winter, Central California.
Image ID: 15408  
Species: Elephant seal, Mirounga angustirostris
Location: Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, California, USA
 
Western gull, courtship display.
Image ID: 15565  
Species: Western gull, Larus occidentalis
Location: La Jolla, California, USA
 
Western gulls, courtship behaviour, Larus occidentalis, La Jolla, California Add To Light Table Western gulls, courtship behaviour, Larus occidentalis, La Jolla, California Add To Light Table Four blue whales (including calf) socializing,  Baja California (Mexico), Balaenoptera musculus Add To Light Table
Western gulls, courtship behaviour.
Image ID: 18396  
Species: Western gull, Larus occidentalis
Location: La Jolla, California, USA
 
Western gulls, courtship behaviour.
Image ID: 18398  
Species: Western gull, Larus occidentalis
Location: La Jolla, California, USA
 
Four blue whales (including calf) socializing, Baja California (Mexico).
Image ID: 03356  
Species: Blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus
 
Blue-footed booby, courtship display, Sula nebouxii, North Seymour Island Add To Light Table California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis, Carlsbad Add To Light Table California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis, Carlsbad Add To Light Table
Blue-footed booby, courtship display.
Image ID: 01791  
Species: Blue-footed booby, Sula nebouxii
Location: North Seymour Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
 
California grunion.
Image ID: 09301  
Species: California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis
Location: Carlsbad, California, USA
 
California grunion.
Image ID: 09302  
Species: California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis
Location: Carlsbad, California, USA
 
California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis, Carlsbad Add To Light Table A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef.  During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching, Arctocephalus townsendi, Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe) Add To Light Table A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef.  K9726, Arctocephalus townsendi, Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe) Add To Light Table
California grunion.
Image ID: 09306  
Species: California grunion, Leuresthes tenuis
Location: Carlsbad, California, USA
 
A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef. During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching.
Image ID: 09675  
Species: Guadalupe fur seal, Arctocephalus townsendi
Location: Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe), Baja California, Mexico
 
A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef. K9726.
Image ID: 09676  
Species: Guadalupe fur seal, Arctocephalus townsendi
Location: Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe), Baja California, Mexico
 
A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef.  During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching, Arctocephalus townsendi, Stephanocystis dioica, Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe) Add To Light Table A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef.  During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching, Arctocephalus townsendi, Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe) Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table
A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef. During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching.
Image ID: 09677  
Species: Guadalupe fur seal, Arctocephalus townsendi, Stephanocystis dioica
Location: Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe), Baja California, Mexico
 
A group of juvenile and female Guadalupe fur seals rest and socialize over a shallow, kelp-covered reef. During the summer mating season, a single adjult male will form a harem of females and continually patrol the underwater boundary of his territory, keeping the females near and intimidating other males from approaching.
Image ID: 09692  
Species: Guadalupe fur seal, Arctocephalus townsendi
Location: Guadalupe Island (Isla Guadalupe), Baja California, Mexico
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33366  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33368  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33373  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33374  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33382  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33390  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33397  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island, Stereolepis gigas Add To Light Table
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33399  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33402  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 
Giant black sea bass, gathering in a mating - courtship aggregation amid kelp forest, Catalina Island.
Image ID: 33403  
Species: Giant Black Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas
Location: Catalina Island, California, USA
 


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Species Appearing Among These Images:
Aechmophorus clarkii
Aechmophorus occidentalis
Aptenodytes patagonicus
Arctocephalus townsendi
Balaenoptera musculus
Eubalaena australis
Fregata magnificens
Larus occidentalis
Leuresthes tenuis
Megaptera novaeangliae
Mirounga angustirostris
Phalacrocorax auritus
Stephanocystis dioica
Stereolepis gigas
Sula nebouxii
Thalassarche melanophrys

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