An Ida's miter (Mitra idae) attempts to reach across a miniature canyon to no avail. 2017. Monterey, CA, USA.
A juvenile sharp-nosed crab (Scyra acutifrons) peeks out of a crevice formed by the arches of a red-rust bryozoan (Watersipora subtorquata). 2017. Monterey, CA, USA.
The pink coloration of the coralline sculpin (Artedius corallinus) allows it to blend flawlessly into its namesake coralline algae.
2015. Carmel, CA, USA