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Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier Near Sunset Photos
Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier Near Sunset
Grayscale - Black and White version of PAB-042
photo-id: PAB-061 request pricing

Pacific Beach - Surfers Enter Next to Crystal Pier Images
Pacific Beach - Surfers Enter Next to Crystal Pier
photo-id: PAB-056 request pricing

Stock photography of Juvenile Pacific Butterfish with Black Sea Nettle Jellyfish
Juvenile Pacific Butterfish with Black Sea Nettle Jellyfish
In addition to the commensal Butterfish this photo shows small crabs, which have hitched a ride on this jellyfish.
species: Chrysaora achlyos
photo-id: PJL-038 request pricing Google Earth

Melibe or Lions Nudibranch on Kelp Pictures
Melibe or Lions Nudibranch on Kelp
Found seasonally normally on Macrocystis kelp. Very distinctive large Nudibranch with large oral hood used for filter feeding in the water column.
species: Melibe leonina
photo-id: NUD-048 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photos of Great White Shark Underwater
Great White Shark Underwater
Scad Mackerel in background.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-038 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of Great White Shark
Great White Shark
White Shark attracted with the use of chum and bait in this case tuna.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-041 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of Great White Shark Underwater
Great White Shark Underwater
Great White Sharks can reach nineteen feet or more in length. They begin life feeding on fish. Once reaching a size of about 9 to 10 feet they begin to prey on marine mammals such as seals and sea lions.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-042 request pricing Google Earth

Great White Shark Stock Photography
Great White Shark
She is in desperate need of a facial. This is a large female Great White with many scars and bites likely delivered by adoring males while mating.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-048 request pricing Google Earth

Great White Shark with California Sea Lion Photos
Great White Shark with California Sea Lion
Once the seals are aware of a shark they have the upper hand in the encounter. This shark ended up basically chasing in own tail in fruitless efforts to lunge after the darting seals.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-049 request pricing Google Earth

Great White Shark Dorsal Fin Images
Great White Shark Dorsal Fin
Great White Shark dorsal fin in late afternoon light.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-056 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photography of Great White Shark Feeding Behavior
Great White Shark Feeding Behavior
Classic attack behavior is to ascend from deep water then lunge at their prey on the surface.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-058 request pricing Google Earth

Yellowfin Tuna Bit Off by Great White Shark Pictures
Yellowfin Tuna Bit Off by Great White Shark
At Guadalupe Island large tuna are often bit off by White Sharks before they can be landed by fisherman. This Yellowfin Tuna well into the hundred pound class was torn completely in half by a single bite from a large Great White.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-060 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photos of Blue Shark
Blue Shark
This animal was a pleasant surprise. A female at a length of well over seven feet. It had been more than a couple seasons since I had seen a mature Blue Shark of this size.
species: Prionace glauca
photo-id: SHB-051 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of Blue Shark Underwater
Blue Shark Underwater
species: Prionace glauca
photo-id: SHB-053 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of Blue Shark
Blue Shark
species: Prionace glauca
photo-id: SHB-055 request pricing Google Earth

Blue Shark Underwater Stock Photography
Blue Shark Underwater
This animal was a pleasant surprise. A female at a length of well over seven feet. It had been more than a couple seasons since I had seen a mature Blue Shark of this size.
species: Prionace glauca
photo-id: SHB-056 request pricing Google Earth

Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier After Sunset Photos
Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier After Sunset
photo-id: PAB-031 request pricing Google Earth

Breaking Wave - Pacific Storm Surf Images
Breaking Wave - Pacific Storm Surf
photo-id: WAV-031 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photography of Breaking Wave - Pacific Storm Surf
Breaking Wave - Pacific Storm Surf
photo-id: WAV-032 request pricing Google Earth

Shortfin Mako Shark Underwater Pictures
Shortfin Mako Shark Underwater
Makos are a highly migratory shark species.
species: Isurus oxyrinchus
photo-id: SHM-021 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photos of Shortfin Mako Shark
Shortfin Mako Shark
Makos are a highly migratory shark species.
species: Isurus oxyrinchus
photo-id: SHM-027 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of Shortfin Mako Shark
Shortfin Mako Shark
One of two species in the mackerel shark family, Isuridae.
species: Isurus oxyrinchus
photo-id: SHM-029 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of Shortfin Mako Shark
Shortfin Mako Shark
Sleek torpedo shape. Will often breach while chasing prey. Length to 12 feet.
species: Isurus oxyrinchus
photo-id: SHM-030 request pricing Google Earth

Shortfin Mako Shark Underwater Stock Photography
Shortfin Mako Shark Underwater
One of two species in the mackerel shark family, Isuridae.
species: Isurus oxyrinchus
photo-id: SHM-033 request pricing Google Earth

Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Photos
Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin
A Bottlenose Dolphin rides the bow of our boat.
species: Tursiops truncatus
photo-id: DBN-011 request pricing Google Earth

Pacific Beach Aerial - Crystal Pier to Mission Beach Images
Pacific Beach Aerial - Crystal Pier to Mission Beach
Looking south from Pacific Beach to Mission Beach and Point Loma in the background.
photo-id: PAB-033 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photography of Pacific Beach Aerial - Crystal Pier and Mission Bay
Pacific Beach Aerial - Crystal Pier and Mission Bay
photo-id: PAB-034 request pricing Google Earth

Pacific White-Sided Dolphin Pictures
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
At seven to eight feet in length and three hundred pounds or more when mature White-Sided are a large dolphin species.
species: Lagenorhynchus obliquidenus
photo-id: DOW-059 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photos of Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
White-Sided playing the kelp game. I have now witnessed this behavior numerous times. An Individual will pickup a piece of drift kelp using either their pectoral fins dorsal fin tail or mouth. A game of keep-away will then ensue with any number of individuals pursuing the one with the kelp.
species: Lagenorhynchus obliquidenus
photo-id: DOW-064 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
Most often found off the coast of Southern California from about October through March but can be spotted year round.
species: Lagenorhynchus obliquidenus
photo-id: DOW-054 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of Pacific White-Sided Dolphin Underwater
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin Underwater
At seven to eight feet in length and three hundred pounds or more when mature White-Sided are a large dolphin species.
species: Lagenorhynchus obliquidenus
photo-id: DOW-052 request pricing Google Earth

Great White Shark Stock Photography
Great White Shark
Individuals tagged off the Baja Coast have been found to cross the Pacific nearly to Hawaii and then return each year.
species: Carcharodon carcharias
photo-id: SGW-005 request pricing Google Earth

see also
| Blacks Beach | California Coast | Common Dolphin | Dolphin | Great White Shark | Jellyfish | Kelp Forest | La Jolla |
| Marine Invertebrates | Marine Mammals | Moon Jellyfish | Oceanside | Pacific Beach | Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin |
| Pacific White-Sided Dolphin | Pelagia Jellyfish | Rissos Dolphin | San Diego Del Mar | San Diego Downtown Aerials |
| Sharks Common to California | Shortfin Mako Shark | Torrey Pines | Waves Surf | Whales |

species represented
Carcharodon carcharias, Chrysaora achlyos, Isurus oxyrinchus, Lagenorhynchus obliquidenus, Melibe leonina, Prionace glauca,
Tursiops truncatus

keywords
Aerials, Animals, Beach, Beaches, Behavior, Black And White, Bottlenosed, Branch, Brank, Branks, Breakers, California,
Cerata, Cetacea, Cetacean, Cetaceans, Clearing, Coast, Coastal, Dangerous, December 2007 Storm Surf, Dolphins, Fishes,
Forest, Forests, Gamefish, Gelatinous, Grayscale, Jaws, Jellies, Jelly, Kelp, Lions, Macrocystis, Mammal, Man Eater,
Medusa, Mist, Nettles, Nudibranch, Nudibranchs, Nudibrank, Nudibranks, Offshore, Open Ocean, Pelagic, Piers, Pointer,
Porpoise, Professional California Stock, Professional San Diego Stock, Rhinophores, Sand, Sea Slugs, Shark, Sharks,
Surface, Swell, Tentacles, Underwater, Wave, White Death, White Sided, White Water, Wound, Wounds, Zooplankton, Crowd,
Crowds, Overpopulation

related blog posts
A late Session at Pacific Beach
Bryde’s Whale Feeding on Pacific Sardine
California Gamefish - North Pacific Yellowtail
Crystal Pier Pacific Beach San Diego
Pacific Sailfish
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin
Pacific White-Sided Dolphin Underwater
Striped Marlin on Pacific Sardine Bait Ball

external links - (Links to external website reference material.)
| Discovery Channel Blue Shark | Discovery Channel Shortfin Mako Shark | Encyclopedia Britannica Great White Shark |
| MarineBIO Shortfin Mako Shark | MarineBio Pacific White-Sided Dolphin | NOAA Fisheries Pacific White-Sided Dolphin |
| National Geographic Great White Shark | PBS Sea Dwellers Blue Shark | Shedd Aquarium Pacific White-Sided Dolphin |
| University of California Museum of Paleontology Great White Shark | Wikipedia - Black Sea Nettle Jellyfish | Wikipedia Blue Shark |
| Wikipedia Great White Shark | Wikipedia Pacific White-Sided Dolphin | Wikipedia Shortfin Mako Shark |

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